National Parks of India

National Parks of India

We were flipping through our archives casually when we realized that we have many images of jungle landscapes that we haven’t posted at all. And that is how the idea to do a series on Wild Places was born. Going forward, through this series we want to bring you...
Birds of India #72 : Streak throated Woodpecker

Birds of India #72 : Streak throated Woodpecker

The Streak-throated Woodpecker is a wide spread resident of the Indian Wilderness. In our opinion, they are the most photographer friendly Woodpecker. We have seen these Woodpeckers not just in the forests of Peninsular India but also in tea and coffee plantations...
Mating Ritual of Giant Wood Spider

Mating Ritual of Giant Wood Spider

The Giant Wood Spider is a species of arachnid found in India and in other Asian countries. Interestingly, it is the adult female which grows to about 2-4 inches; almost a Giant in comparison to the male, which grows to less than 10 mm. While the male is reddish brown...

Birds of India #56 – The Malabar Grey Hornbill

The Malabar Grey Hornbill is a Hornbill species that is endemic to the Western Ghats in India and it is common to see them in the plantations along the Ghats. Thattekad Bird Sanctuary, near Cochin, Kerala is a popular destination to observe and photograph these winged...

Birds of India #35 – White Browed Wagtail

The White-Browed Wagtail is the largest species of wagtail and is endemic to the Indian subcontinent. Given the fact that they are well adapted to the urban habitats, it is not uncommon to see them around man-made water bodies like overhead tanks and ponds.On our trip...