My tower of song: birding and photography

These are, what I believe to be the best images of birds I have taken, IN THE WILD. They are also, concomitantly, a collection of my most favorite birds till date. I have the year the photos were taken in the watermark, as I like to remember the chronology. Other details are in the caption….

Monkey business

These are some of the monkeys I have seen in south and Central America . A little  factoid I learned in Belize was that to record what would pass for  dinosaurs calls in the Jurassic park, the… whoever is responsible for making such recordings, went to Belize to record the howler monkey calls..like the Yucatán  ones…

Portraits- ribereños

Some more shots from the amazonian villages.. These people warm my heart and soul and showed me I have both. Really really.. Ribereños are the people living along the river (amazon and its various tributaries and rivers that join to make the amazon).

Amazon: the mysterious

  The top photo is that of a chick, that of one of a typical amazonian bird, the Hoatzin. This one is being brought by the villagers.The bottom is that of the sunset, I photographed earlier, perhaps a little later.. perhaps more modified, probably both..

Amazon Voyage: Nature

I gave much thought to the best possible division to my tales about the Amazon expedition and finally decided that it could be divided into nature watch and village visits. Although, that would leave out the part in the boat, which quite enjoyable in itself. But none of these parts are actually separable, we will…