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  1. Himalayas - 635

    Himalayas - 635

    Amazing level of skill ... ... commitment organization and diligence ... He had picked up two long sticks ... ... but did not leave ... pushed them to the back part of his bill ... then proceeded to roll up a wet mud pellet ... ... to mop up the shopping list for making that beautifully...
  2. Bulbul

    Bulbul

    Red-whiskered Bulbul / Crested Bulbul Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
  3. Butterfly - 220

    Butterfly - 220

    Beauty ... color and gentle glide .. ... life lived on nectar and honey ... ___________ Tiny beauty called ... Metallic Cerulean Jamides alecto Ranikhet Hill Station Altitude 6500 ft Uttarakhand Himalayas India 7 October 2021
  4. Lakescape - 790 : Ruddy Shelduck : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Lakescape - 790 : Ruddy Shelduck : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    6K views, 78 likes, 4 loves, 26 comments, 85 shares, Facebook Watch Videos from Alok Tewari Strikingly colored ... ... beady eyed migratory beauties ... ... They brighten up the dreary winter landscape ... with their presence ... and their calls ... Watch a group at Keoladeo NP .... Bharatpur...
  5. Balcony Biodiversity - Red-whiskered Bulbul

    Balcony Biodiversity - Red-whiskered Bulbul

    Viewed through the bed-room window ... It feels nice to have these beauties coming to the balcony water point ________
  6. Kingfisher

    Kingfisher

    White-throated Kingfisher Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
  7. Lakescape - 789

    Lakescape - 789

    Another image of human-wild interface ... where ... now only human face ... and no wildlife is left ... ... the wetland is now completely drained ... and converted into tall buildings ... like the ones in the BG ... Species seen here are : 1 Black-winged Stilt 2 Black-tailed Godwit 3...
  8. Indian Golden Oriole : Collecting nest material : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Indian Golden Oriole : Collecting nest material : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    902 views, 70 likes, 7 loves, 16 comments, 17 shares, Facebook Watch Videos from Alok Tewari Golden Moment ... with Golden Bird ... We have seen them doing nesting activity from Bharatpur to ... right upto Lower Himalayas ... And they have a lovely song ... more so in summer ... that we...
  9. Lakescape - 788

    Lakescape - 788

    Human ... wild interface ... This second season immature Sarus has picked up a hair clip ... used by ladies ... ... discarded and making its way to the wetland ... outside a village ... Thankfully ... he just chucked it away ... probably feeling disgusted ... Gurugram Haryana : India
  10. Francolin

    Francolin

    Grey Francolin . From old files. Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
  11. Lakescape - 787

    Lakescape - 787

    Super craftmanship ... ... by Nature ... ___________ Northern Pintail Delhi : India
  12. Greater Adjutant showing neck pouch & breeding color : Amazing Wildlife by Renu Tewari & Alok Tewari

    Greater Adjutant showing neck pouch & breeding color : Amazing Wildlife by Renu Tewari & Alok Tewari

    Globally Threatened and Endangered species Only 800-1200 individuals left ( October 2016 estimate ) Huge bird ... about 5 feet tall ... and a wingspan of up to 9 feet ... Captured in Delhi ... ... that is the westernmost point of their post breeding season dispersal ... _________ Greater...
  13. Blue-faced Malkoha

    Blue-faced Malkoha

    This is how you see him/her usually. From old files Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
  14. Not fun ...

    Not fun ...

    The expression makes it clear ... that ... they were in no mood to have us around ... The pair was involved in allo-preening session ... that was interrupted by our cameras ...
  15. Lakescape - 786

    Lakescape - 786

    Business district of the wetland ... ... at Keoladeo Species seen here are : Great Egret Grey Heron Intermediate Egret Eurasian Spoonbill Glossy Ibis Painted Stork __________ KNP, Bharatpur India
  16. Sind Sparrow :  male singing : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Sind Sparrow : male singing : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Sind Sparrow ... Range expansion A very beautiful small species of Sparrows ... that was incarcerated in the Indus Valley area ... ... one of the very few locations ... on earth that escaped glaciation during the last Ice Age ... Have been localized to that region for millenia ... but...
  17. Shikra

    Shikra

    From old files.. Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
  18. The Gang ...

    The Gang ...

    Gentle Conquistadores ... Here's part of the gang that we encountered that morning ... It is truly fascinating to read about their life history ... their distribution pattern ... their travels ... and their successful expansion of their range over last couple of centuries ... Amazing...
  19. Epaulette ...

    Epaulette ...

    He is showing ... both that chestnut on the shoulder ... ... and the yellow on the throat ... well here ... ____________ Chestnut-shouldered Petronia ... aka Yellow-throated Sparrow Keoladeo National Park
  20. Lakescape - 785

    Lakescape - 785

    A cheek by jowl closeting of these two wonderful denizens of the wetland ... gives an opportunity to see how big the Gray Heron is ... ___________ Keoladeo National Park India
  21. Bee-eater

    Bee-eater

    Green Bee-eater Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
  22. Spanish Sparrow in India : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Spanish Sparrow in India : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    A species that travels by cargo trains ... A species of Sparrows that has a very complex distribution ... and hybridization pattern ... ... seen here in Gurugram India It is a less spotted beautiful species of Sparrows ... that has expanded its range considerably over last two...
  23. Gladiatorial ...

    Gladiatorial ...

    Probably ... the best crest that I ever saw on ... an Indian Grey Hornbill A male here ___________ Medical College Campus Delhi India 20.12.2012
  24. Lakescape - 784

    Lakescape - 784

    Snowing ... at Keoladeo ... albeit of a different kind ... It was a daybreak in April ... spring was turning to summer ... and the big whites were in feeding frenzy ... ... to keep pace with season's demands ... Species seen here are : Great Egret Eurasian Spoonbill Little Egret...
  25. Bulbul

    Bulbul

    Red-vented Bulbul. Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened. Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
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