Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Hessarghatta raptors.

All the images of Volume 2 are made with Canon 30d & Canon 100-400mm IS L series lens - handheld.

Location : Hessarghatta, Bangalore.


Indian Spotted Eagle





Montagu's Harrier - Female




Montagu's Harrier - Male






ONE OF THE BEST SERIES OF THIS SPECIES I HAVE EVER SHOT
Short-toed Snake Eagle with a kill (Rat Snake)



an anxious predator





the prey is spotted......



hunted down ......



the show of strength........



looking out for invaders.........




typical eagle behaviour.............



the victim....


Pied Harrier

Marsh Harrier - Female


Common Kestrel

3 comments:

  1. Has to be one of my fav birding places... Nice set of images, esp of the STSE!!

    Regards,
    Angad Achappa

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  2. Hi Ashish..Been following your blog for sometime now..must say amazing pictures...just few things on a personal note, i have a Nikon D90 and a 70-300mm lens and i still feel this is still a shortfall for to take a picture like above..do advise.

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  3. Ashish, did you spot these guys on the south side of the lake? Pied Harrier has to be a rare sight. Well shot.

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