Birds of India #75 : Hoopoe taking a mud bath

Birds of India #75 : Hoopoe taking a mud bath

It had been a while since we sighted a Hoopoe and photographed the beautiful golden-coloured, crested bird. Hoopoes are normally found on the forest floor, either close to or right on the Jeep tracks itself. However, they tend to fly away when the vehicles get too...
Indian Moon Moth – Too drenched to fly

Indian Moon Moth – Too drenched to fly

Though most of the wildlife sanctuaries in India are closed during the monsoons, a few popular sanctuaries like Bandipur national park & Tadoba national park are open all year round. It is said that wildlife sightings are far and few during the monsoon season....
Animals of Africa #3 – Serval cat

Animals of Africa #3 – Serval cat

Our maiden trip to Tanzania late last year turned out to be a photography bonanza and we share the experiences of our African safariin a post every month. As we spent a whole day in the Ngorongoro crater, we realised why the crater is known for its concentration of...