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  1. Crimson-crested Woodpeckers

    Crimson-crested Woodpeckers

  2. milkyway over the untouchable zone

    milkyway over the untouchable zone

    taken the deepest into the amazon I have been, nearly 60 hours into the rainforest in search if views and animals.
  3. Deep Amazon Milkyway

    Deep Amazon Milkyway

    in June 2012 I was given the opportunity to go very deep into the amazon rainforest in search of animals. the boat ride was more than 25 hours to a stop where 2 rivers meet. that was the night of a new moon and with the nearest city lights over 2 days travel away on the other side of the Andes...
  4. Rufous Antpita

    Rufous Antpita

    Rufous antpita foraging for nestlings, link to video of nesting behavior in the comments
  5. Silvery Marmoset

    Silvery Marmoset

    This mate got lost from the rest of the band so i could get close to it.
  6. Amazon Kingfisher, Female

    Amazon Kingfisher, Female

  7. Butterflies in the Amazon

    Butterflies in the Amazon

    Tim Noonon as he films...
  8. Pink Dolphin

    Pink Dolphin

    On the Tapajos River, Santarem
  9. Cargo vessel in the Amazon

    Cargo vessel in the Amazon

    When I was a boy it was a party to see a vessel, nowadays they jam at Santarem port,particularly after the soy bean expansion into my home town.
  10. Giant Otter

    Giant Otter

    Strong and beautiful juvenile
  11. Good to do this. amzing luck time!

    Good to do this. amzing luck time!

    This was the very first photograph of this amazing species in the wild. I followed Bates prints to the site.
  12. Conspicuous


    Extremely skiddish, this Hoatzin tries to hide in the upper branches of the amazon jungle but is completely conspicuous in color and design!
  13. Crimson-crested Woodpecker female PERU SER

    Crimson-crested Woodpecker female PERU SER

    Bird was high in a dead snag by Puesto Vigilante #2 along Samiria River in Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve at edge of varsea (seasonally flooded) forest along Samiria River, upper Amazon drainage, northeastern Peru.
  14. Crested Owl

    Crested Owl

    This bird was one of a staked out pair roosting behind Sacha Lodge, Ecuador.
  15. Black-capped Donacobious

    Black-capped Donacobious

    These two birds were watched called to each other and displaying from our canoe as we paddled towards the Napo Wildlife Center lodge.
  16. White-chinned Jacamar

    White-chinned Jacamar

    This bird was photographed from a canoe while traveling to Napo Wildlife Center in the Ecuadorian Amazon. Access more of my photos and get blog updates at LOST IN BIRDING: http://www.samwoodsbirding.blogspot.com
  17. Blue-fronted Amazon

    Blue-fronted Amazon

    Blue-fronted Amazon, North Pantanal, Brazil
  18. Buff-necked Ibis

    Buff-necked Ibis

    Member of a group of about a dozen birds on a pasture.
  19. Sand-collored Nighthawk

    Sand-collored Nighthawk

    A flock was resting at day time on trees and bushes at the edge of a flooded forest on an island in the Amazon River near Santarm.
  20. Tui Parakeet

    Tui Parakeet

    Tui Parakeets feeding on the seeds of a relative of the Kapok tree. Both very common near Manaus.
  21. Great Black-Hawk

    Great Black-Hawk

    More pics of Peruvian Birds at http://boltassociates.com/Don2Peru/
  22. What sharp teeth you have - Piranha

    What sharp teeth you have - Piranha

  23. Pink-toed Tarantula

    Pink-toed Tarantula

  24. Horned Leaf Toad

    Horned Leaf Toad

    other animals of Peru shown at http://boltassociates.com/Don2Peru/index11.html
  25. South American Squirrel Monkey

    South American Squirrel Monkey