Tawny Frogmouth

Tawny Frog Mouth

We stumbled upon this Tawny Frogmouth (Podargus strigoides) and her chicks near the NT treatment works while on a bird photography mission in Darwin.

Rainbow Bee Eater

Rainbow Bee Eater

Two Rainbow Bee Eaters – Merops ornatus, playing up in a dead tree. These are a spectacular species of bird that was common in the Northern Territory. Sometimes seen in families of up to 12 birds with parents watching over the kids.

Crimson Finch

Crimson Finch - Neochmia phaeton

On a trip to Kakadu in the Northern Territory in 2011, I managed to get a few good shots of varying birds. The Crimson Finch – Neochmia phaeton, was one of the favourites who seemed to appear at many of the birding sites we visited. With such a varying array of colours and combinations, they […]

Superb Fairy Wren

Male superb fairy wren

Using my new Sigma 50-500mm F4.5-6.3 APO DG OS HSM lens with the Nikon D200, I have been out photographing birds lately. This image is of one of the male Superb Fairy Wren’s that have been hanging around my office.