Posts by rup1

Little Owl

12/9/2013 | 0

A Little Owl bathes in the final hour of sunset. I have spent happy hours with this individual, and after … Read More

Red Kite

10/10/2013 | 0

This lovely raptor makes an annual appearance in good numbers to overwinter here in the Alantejo, Portugal. Here I am … Read More

Collared Aracari

9/8/2013 | 0

A mini Toucan; wonderful individuals, and I was lucky to get close as they fed on forest fruits. Captured in … Read More

Chestnut-mandibled Toucan

9/8/2013 | 1

Here is everyone’s favourite, a Toucan, taken at very close quarters on an old cocoa plantation near Puerto Viejo, Costa … Read More

Griffon Vulture

9/8/2013 | 0

Taken near Ourique, Alentejo, Portugal; in early December, it’s an awesome experience when you can get within a few meters … Read More

White Storks

9/1/2013 | 2

Taken on the roadside near Ourique, Alentejo, Portugal. The White Storks are relatively common here from November to June and … Read More

Summer Tanager

8/29/2013 | 2

Photographed in late evening in a garden in Puerto Viejo, South Caribbean Costa Rica. A tripod was used.

European Stonechat

8/29/2013 | 0

Captured here in Ourique this morning is this male Stonechat. I was walking in the Montado (CorkOak and Pasture Land), … Read More