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The Waved Albatross courtship ritual on Espanola, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador.*

The courtship of the Waved Albatross is a very elusive and spectacular sight to see. It includes: rapid bill circling and bowing, beak clacking, and an upraised bill to make a whoo hoo sound.

*This photo was published in the November 2013 issue of the GEO Magazine (Russian edition).

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