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Albums 2
Favs 7
Comments 2
Location South Africa
Occupation Graphics Designer

About Me

Hi, I have always had a fondness for birds it would be great to meet other people who share my interests and learn more about you and your bird.

Personal Info

Camera Canon 20D
Canon Zoom Wide Angle-Telephoto EF 28-135mm
Books: Birds of Southern Africa (Princeton Field Guides) (Paperback)
by Ian Sinclair (Author), Phil Hockey (Author), Warwick Tarboton (Author), Peter Hayman (Illustrator), Norman Arlott (Illustrator)
Activities: I love camping, Hiking, Trekking, anything that involves being around nature...
Interests: I love animals in general! Birds are one of my favorite because they are so beautiful and colorful, they are so intricate.
Fav Quote: You are unique! Just like everyone else!

Malachite Kingfisher

Malachite Kingfisher

Photograph Description

Alcedo cristata

Found in:
Africa from Senegal and Gambia, East to Ethiopia and Somalia, Southern to South Africa.

I Actually took this picture while I was camping near the Vaal river. I have a Canon 400D and Managed to capture this little guy just before he flew off...


Photos in Favorite Birds's album

view My African Grey photo     view Greyhooded Kingfisher (Halcyon leucocephala) photo     view Knysna Lourie photo     view White-fronted Plover photo    
View 5 Photos available on this album



don gato pic

I'm a Costa Rican Citizen, although I live in Thailand now...
This is a nice shot... by the way... kingfishers are cool!


posted by don gato

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