Chetan Rangaraj

Nature & Wildlife Photography

White-throated Kingfisher
A young White-throated Kingfisher <i>(Halcyon smyrnensis)</i> perched on a twig.
Black-winged Kite
A Black-winged Kite <i>(Elanus caeruleus)</i> feeding on a rodent.
The Alpha Male - Dhole
The Alpha male stands over a submissive dhole </i>(Cuon alpinus)</i>.
Green Bee-eater
A Green Bee-eater <i>(Merops orientalis)</i> getting soaked during a monsoon shower.
Dholes - Feeding Frenzy
A pack of Dholes <i>(Cuon alpinus)</i> tearing apart a Spotted Deer <i>(Axis axis)</i> stag.
Gaur in Lantana
A large Gaur bull <i>(Bos Gaurus)</i> peering out from a Lantana thicket.
Black-hooded Oriole
A Black-hooded Oriole <i>(Oriolus xanthornus)</i>.
Tiger in Lantana
A male Bengal Tiger <i>(Panthera tigris)</i> peering out from a dense lantana thicket.
Wild Dog
A dhole <i>(Cuon alpinus)</i> or Indian Wild Dog.
Sirkeer Malkoha
A Sirkeer Malkoha or Sirkeer Cuckoo <i>(Phaenicophaeus leschenaultii)</i>.
Female Leopard
A female Asiatic Leopard <i>(Panthera pardus)</i> on the lookout.
Tangerine Sky
The Badhra Reservoir at sunset.
Tiger Country
A Tigress <i>(Panthera tigris)</i> looks back before she disappears into the thicket.
Streak-throated Woodpecker
A male Streak-throated Woodpecker <i>(Picus xanthopygaeus)</i> looking for termites.
River Tern
An Indian River Tern <i>(Sterna aurantia)</i> with a small fry in its beak.
Leopard Cub
A Leopard cub <i>(Panthera pardus)</i>.
Curiosity
A curious Leopard cub <i>(Panthera pardus)</i> gazes at the strange contraption that's recording its image.
Here comes the rain
A male leopard <i>(Panthera pardus)</i> braces himself for a thunderstorm.
Crested Serpent Eagle
A Crested Serpent Eagle <i>(Spilornis cheela)</i> on the lookout for prey.
Trunks
An Indian Elephant <i>(Elephas maximus indicus)</i> reaching for some succulent young leaves.
On the run
A Gaur <i>(Bos gaurus)</i>, the largest wild cattle in the world, on the run.
Coppersmith Feeding
A Coppersmith Barbet <i>(Megalaima haemacephala)</i> feeding on wild figs.
Giant Wood Spider
A Giant Wood Spider <i>(Nephila pilipes jalorensis)</i>.
Little Ringed Plover
A Little Ringed Plover <i>(Charadrius dubius)</i> all set for lift-off.