Royal Bengal Tiger of Ranthambore – 3

Jai continues to spend time with us. After sitting on the hillock for sometime, he started moving away from the hillock towards to bushes. Their can be two things here, either it was getting for him or he was really hungry and was looking for mother to bring in some food. He constantly kept on…

Royal Bengal Tiger of Ranthambore – 2

The majestic tigers of Ranthambore!

Royal Bengal Tiger of Ranthambore!

Last day, last safari – in Zone 6 of Ranthambore National Park. We were 6 in the Gypsy. As soon as we entered the park, we checked the stone gate where a tiger normally sleeps in the afternoon. There were sightings there on the previous day!! we were told that the tigress was seen around…

Rhesus macaque – Up Close!

This image was taken in the Dhikala forest rest house of Corbett Tiger Reserve. They play around the forest rest houses and gives ample of amazing shots of em playing around! Canon 7D Canon 100-400 | May 2016 Happy World Photography Day!!

Grey Bushchat

Grey bushchat is quiet common in the Himalaya’s. This particular photo was taken very close to Kafal house, Pangoot, the place where we stayed. With no sudden movements and a bit of camo, this birds lets one get very close to get amazing close up’s of it. Canon 7D Canon 100-400 mkII | Pangoot , Jan…

Rock Bunting

After driving for around 4 to 5 kms from Pagoot on an unnamed road, we came across this very small stream of water, there we could see lot of smaller species of birds. We decided to wait it out here. We were blessed with many different species of birds and one cof them was this lovely…

Oriental Turtle Dove

Spotted this beauty right outside our room in Hotel Two Chimneys, Gethia. I was standing near the gallery when I saw a group of birds flying in on the tree next to our balcony. From the front initially it appeared to some other dove, but the moment it turned around I realised it was a…

Steppe Eagle

This relatively large, handsome bird of prey is know as Steppe Eagle.  There were actually 10 to 15 of them in an area between Bhimtal and Chamfi of Uttarakhand. Typically, this species soars high above its prey, before making a steep dive and seizing the animal in its powerful talons. Canon 7D Canon 100-400 mkII |…

Himalayan Bulbul

A very common bird from the Himalaya’s. Can be seen very easily  in gardens and Balconies. It also referred as White-cheeked bulbul. Canon 7D Canon 100-400 mkII | Pangoot, Jan 2017

Grey-winged Blackbird

This here is the female of the Grey-winged blackbird species. The males and females are quiet different in colors.  The males are prominently black and they have grey patches on the wings. And both the sexes have a striking bright orange beak which makes this bird stand out! Canon 7D Canon Canon 100-400mm mkII | Sattal…

Himalayan Black-lored Tit

The Himalayan black-lored tit (Machlolophus xanthogenys), also known as simply black-lored tit. A very common bird in the Himalaya’s. Very active, and very agile. Canon 7D Canon 100-400mm mkii | Sattal, Jan 2017

Red-billed leiothrix

This colourful bird was shot at Sattal, Uttarakhand. One more amazing bird from Uttarakhand. Very beautiful little bird, always found in flocks. The leiothrix is usually found in India, Bhutan, Nepal, Burma and parts of Tibet. Canon 7D Canon 100-400 Mk2 | Sattal, Jan 2017