Tag: Trinidad

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…

Rain trance

  We went back to Trinidad after 5 yrs and stayed at the Asa wright nature center, Arima, again. A lot of things have changed there in 5 yrs, all of it for the better at the center. One thing hadn’t changed much, the…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Renewal

This image are from Trinidad and either just after or during it was raining! The hummingbirds, especially the White necked Jacobins ( like the one above) frolick around in the rain, as if to show off that unlike other birds, hummingbirds are not afraid…

Manicou -Land crab

Manicou -Land crab

In Trinidad.. I had no idea there were land crabs, but these are quite common in TNT and climb trees and hill sides in a sideways motion that is quite interesting and surprisingly fast.. They are not found everywhere 🙂
I am not sure if it was I or my husband that took the photo..

Tiger salamander

Tiger salamander

Not a surprising name.