Category: Portrait Photography
Posted: February 13, 2019

Bird Photography

Indian Vulture.

by seshadri_sreenivasan Interested in this? Contact The Artist

I took this in Bandipur National Park in South India when I went 'sightseeing'! :)
Bandipur National Park established in 2017 as a tiger reserve under Project Tiger, is a national park located in the south Indian state of Karnataka, which is the state with the highest tiger population in India. It is one of the premier Tiger Reserves in the country along with the adjoining Nagarhole national park. It was once a private hunting reserve for the Maharaja of the Kingdom of Mysore but has now been upgraded to Bandipur Tiger Reserve.
Bandipur supports a good population of endangered and vulnerable species like Indian elephants, gaurs, tigers, sloth bears, muggers, Indian rock pythons, four-horned antelopes, jackals and dholes.
Peafowl are among the most commonly seen birds in Bandipur along with grey junglefowl, crows and drongos. Bandipur is home to over 200 species of birds including honey buzzards, red-headed vultures, Indian vultures, flowerpeckers, hoopoes, Indian rollers, brown fish owls, crested serpent eagles, changeable hawk-eagles, bee-eaters and a whole lot of kingfishers and ospreyss are a common sight in winter.
Camera: Canon SX130IS, zoomed, image slightly adjusted for light and sharpness. Little croping and readjusted to FAR requirements.
Post Type: Photography
Mixed Media: None Bird Photography

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