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

west papua

  1. Vogelkop Bowerbird (Amblyornis inornata)

    Vogelkop Bowerbird (Amblyornis inornata)

    I saw this Vogelkop Bowerbird (Amblyornis inornata) when I was guiding three tourists from Austria and China on a birding and hiking trip in Mount Soyti of Arfak mountains. We had to wake up early in the morning at 05.00 and walked for approximately 20 minutes to reach the birding hut (blind)...
  2. Magnificent Bird of Paradise (Cicinnurus magnificus)

    Magnificent Bird of Paradise (Cicinnurus magnificus)

    I saw this Magnificent Bird of Paradise when I visited Mount Soyti in Arfak mountains. The wings of the male were yellow with 2 blue antennas. Arfak Mountains are the natural habitat of birds of paradise such as Magnificent BOP, Lesser BOP, Western Parotia, Magnificent Riflebird, King BOP. I...
  3. Red Bird of Paradise in Raja Ampat

    Red Bird of Paradise in Raja Ampat

    I saw this Red Bird of Paradise (Paradisaea rubra) when I was in the northwest region of Waigeo island. I watched the paradise birds from 06.00 to 09.00. Raja Ampat is the natural habitat of this bird. In addition to running birding tours for tourist(s) in Waigeo island of Raja Ampat, I also...
  4. Daylight Nightjar

    Daylight Nightjar

    Roosting at bushy area 3-4m above ground, good camouflage with its surrounding trees. New Guinea species, inhabit primary and secondary forest at about 600-1300m. Foraging on small frog and mammals