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Peacock displaying, Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve, India.

Photographed in Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve, India, the unmistakable peacock.   These birds were seen frequently throughout the park with numerous males seen proudly displaying their magnificent tail feathers.   Although these birds are generally seen on the ground,  at one point we sighted one perched high in a tree.   We stopped and waited in hope that the bird might take off from the branch and provide us with a somewhat rare flight shot.  Alas,  it was content to survey […]

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Cape Petrel

Also known as the Cape pigeon, Pintado petrel, or Cape fulmar, it is a common Southern Ocean species frequently seen flying behind ships but isn’t the easiest bird to photograph.