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ZEISS DTI thermal imaging cameras. For more discoveries at night, and during the day.

alcedo atthis

  1. kingfisher


  2. Lakescape-1K74


    Fishing ... on a very dull ... ... and murky day at ... Keoladeo National Park
  3. kingfisher


  4. Juvenile Kingfisher

    Juvenile Kingfisher

    Yesterday, my trip along the Isar river ended in knee deep water. Still flooded terrain.
  5. Common kingfisher

    Common kingfisher

    Back view birds.
  6. Common Kingfisher

    Common Kingfisher

    A break in the clouds late in the afternoon allowed for some great lighting on this Kingfisher!
  7. Common Kingfisher

    Common Kingfisher

  8. Common Kingfisher

    Common Kingfisher

  9. Common Kingfisher

    Common Kingfisher

    Still trying to get a photo of a kingfisher in flight, but this is my closest so far!
  10. Common Kingfisher

    Common Kingfisher

  11. Kingfisher


    Sat nicely on an open and natural perch for me!
  12. Kingfisher


    One of my new favourites shots. We were getting late and didn't want to get a parking ticket! So I only took some really quick shots - and this photo is completely un-edited other than denoise!
  13. It was ...

    It was ...

    One of those moments ... ... that yields a satisfying full frame ... the sun ... is lighting up from below and not above... ... the bird sits so close to you ... with good eye engagement ... and smiles ... approvingly ... __________________________ Keoladeo National Park India 12...
  14. kingfisher


    Mas d'Agòn is a rather popular place among birdwatchers. This female kingfisher got used to all those weird people pointing their lenses at her, she ignores us completely.
  15. Sunny afternoon II

    Sunny afternoon II

    The kf was really gracious with me.
  16. Sunny afternoon

    Sunny afternoon

    Several encounters today.
  17. Kingfisher


  18. Lady kf

    Lady kf

    on her hunting perch. Background is the red roof of a hydroelectric plant in the afternoon.
  19. Alcedo Atthis

    Alcedo Atthis

    Kingfisher in flight
  20. Alcedo Atthis

    Alcedo Atthis

    Kingfisher juggles a stickleback
  21. Alcedo Atthis

    Alcedo Atthis

    Kingfisher regurgitates a pellet
  22. kingfisher


  23. SF - Best buddies

    SF - Best buddies

    One more bf evening before Christmas. Hope you enjoy these buddies. They are def. not in competition for food.
  24. Season's Greetings

    Season's Greetings

    Wishing you and yours Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy 2024! I visit my parents soon and will be back to you in January.
  25. Alcedo atthis

    Alcedo atthis

    Both kfs caught plenty of fish.