Waterbuck

Waterbuck

King of the Road, originally uploaded by gwendolen. More about my recent trip to Kruger Park soon. Got birds too 😉 Hope to post one…

Califoregon birds – Owl

Califoregon birds – Owl

We were drinking a cold one in front of our tent at Sunset State Beach, when Foeke spotted a huge bird swooping in towards the…

Family

  Monkeys, my favourite family members. I can watch them for hours. 🙂

Morning coffee

Here are some of my favourite morning coffee spots in Africa. My most favourite one is morning coffee from the deck of a Safari tent…

Texel roundup

Texel roundup

          Have a look at more bird photography at Bird Photography Weekly for more bird photos around the world.

European Herring Gull

European Herring Gull

    Check out other photos at World Bird Wednesday. World Bird Wednesday. A place for bird photographers from around the world to gather and…

Eurasian Spoonbill

Eurasian Spoonbill

Two weeks ago we camped on the island of Texel. Texel hosts the largest and oldest colony of spoonbills in the Netherlands. We spotted this…

Vulture Picnic

Lappet-faced Vultures, White-backed Vultures and Marabou Stork on a kill in the Kruger National Park. It was quite far away, we couldn’t see what they…

Birdwatching at Lake Panic

Lake Panic Bird Hide is a lovely lazy way to watch wildlife in Kruger National Park. You’ll get great views of hippos and crocs, bushbuck…

Saddle-billed Stork

This is a male Saddle-billed Stork (Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis). It has dark brown eyes. A female has yellow eyes. Saddle-billed storks are huge. They can reach…

Hamerkop

The Hamerkop (Scopus umbretta), also known as Hammerkop,Hammerkopf, Hammerhead, Hammerhead Stork, Umbrette, Umber Bird, Tufted Umber, or Anvilhead, is a medium-sized wading bird (56 cm…

Fowl

The Crested Guineafowl and Helmeted Guineafowl are the two species of guineafowl found in Southern Africa. If you want to see Crested Guineafowl in Kruger…

First bird of the year

My first bird of 2011, the much loved or despised Hadeda Ibis, woke me up around 5.30 a.m on January 1, 2011.  If you have…