Mostly Indian Birds - some of my favourites

Here is a sneak peek of some of the bird pictures from different regions of India. Usually these are shot during my vacations and occasiona...

Birds near Hyderabad ( Narsapur)

Went for a Sunday birding trip to Narsapur on the way to Medak. Apparently there were lot of trees fruiting and we were hoping to catch a few glimpses of  flycatchers.

We got to see silverbills,oriental white-eye, drongos and shrikes.


From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)




From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)




From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)



From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)



From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)




From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)



From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)



As we went near the dried riverbed we could catch a glimpse of Tickel's blue flycatcher, minivets and parakeets.


From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)



From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)



From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)



From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)




From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)


But the finale was when we could spot the Changeable hawk eagle sitting on a dry tree at the centre of a ground. posing with all its glory


From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)



From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)


Next to the lake we could spot pipits.


From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)



From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)



From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)




Next week we went to Pragati resort and could see the following:


From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)



From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)



From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)



From 2011 Mar_Apr (Birds Narsapur, Pragati)












1 comment:

megaliths of India said...

Arijit its been a real treat visiting you site. I had gone through every post of yours, literally devoured each photograph and enjoyed them immensely. Kudos for such an awesome site.

Please advice me how much zoom is required in one's camera for such results?

Subhashis Das