Posts in Category: Birds

Vantage Point!

Female House Sparrow D5100,Nikon D5100, f/20, 1/200. ISO 200, at 300mm (35mm fl 450mmm)

Female House Sparrow
D5100,Nikon D5100, f/20, 1/200. ISO 200, at 300mm (35mm fl 450mmm)

This bird . a female house sparrow, seemed to show us the way in front of us. It would

Valentines Day Plans!

A Pair of Painted Storks chatting !

A Pair of Painted Storks chatting !

A pair of painted storks in Kumbhargaon, Bhigwan, appear to make Valentine Day Plans!

Canon SX60 HS, 15.6, 1/125, ISO 160, 95mm

Black Winged Stilt

Black Winged Stilt at Bhigwan Bird Park near Baramti, Maharashtra

Black Winged Stilt at Bhigwan Bird Park near Baramti, Maharashtra

NIKON D5100, f5.6, 1/640, ISO 100, 300mm

After returning the first boat ride in the lake I was lazing around on the shore when I spotted this bird all alone.

Pond Heron at TS Chanakya

Pond Heron at the lake behind TS Chanakya

Pond Heron at the lake behind TS Chanakya

Canon Powershot SX60 HS, f6.3, 1/320, iso 250, 201 mm

Gliding Kite!

Gliding kite on the lookout for food.

Gliding kite on the lookout for food.

Nikon D5100, f5.6, 1/1000, ISO 100, 300mm

When we were on top of “Uchi Pillaiyar Kovil” in Trichy, we could see many such kites waiting to swoop down on whatever food that was available on the hillside. Look at the beautiful patterns on the underside of its wings.

Indian Roller, Kanha

Also called Neelkanth in India

Also called Neelkanth in India

Nikon D5100, f/5.6, 1/1600, 300mm

I guess I was a mite lucky as it is almost always never still 🙂