Chetan Rangaraj

Nature & Wildlife Photography

Coppersmith Barbet
A Coppersmith Barbet <i>(Megalaima haemacephala)</i> touching down on a branch.
Montagu's Harrier (Female)
A female Montagu's Harrier <i>(Circus pygargus)</i> in late evening light.
Osprey
An Osprey <i>(Pandion haliaetus)</i> ready to lift-off with a fish in its talons.
Kestrel's Look
A female Eurasian Kestrel <i>(Falco tinnunculus)</i> staring at you.
Steppe Eagles Yawn
A Steppe Eagle <i>(Aquila nipalensis)</i> yawning.
Swallow Landing
A swallow all set to touchdown on a twig.
Morning Exercise
A Montagu's Harrier <i>(Circus pygargus)</i> stretching.
Paddyfield Pipit
A Paddyfield Pipit <i>(Anthus rufulus)</i> perched on a termite mound.
Montagu's Harrier (Male)
A male Montagu's Harrier <i>(Circus pygargus)</i> on the ground.
Black Kite
A black kite <i>(Milvus migrans)</i> perched on a termite mound.
Drongo
A Black Drongo <i>(Dicrurus macrocercus)</i> in early morning light.
Kestrel
A Common Kestrel <i>(Falco tinnunculus)</i> in early morning light.
Purple Heron
A Purple Heron <i>(Ardea purpurea manilensis)</i> perched on a tree stump.
Grey Francolin
A Grey Francolin <i>(Francolinus pondicerianus)</i> on the move.
Green Bee-eater
A green bee-eater <i>(Merops orientalis)</i> perched on a twig.
Brown Fish-owl
A Brown Fish-owl <i>(Bubo zeylonensis leschenault)</i>.
Common Kingfisher
A common kingfisher <i>(Alcedo atthis taprobana)</i> on the banks of the Kabini.
Marsh Harrier
A Marsh Harrier <i>(Circus aeruginosus)</i> on the ground.
Strutting his stuff
A Blue Indian Peacock <i>(Pavo cristatus)</i> trying to impress the ladies.
Small Minivet
A small minivet <i>(Pericrocotus cinnamomeus)</i>.
Red-wattled Lapwing
A Red-wattled Lapwing <i>(Vanellus indicus)</i>.
Trapeze Artist
A female sunbird.
Woolly-necked Stork
A wooly-necked stork <i>(Ciconia episcopus)</i> on the banks of the Kabini.
Ringnecked Parakeet
A Ringnecked Parakeet <i>(Psittacula kramen)</i> chewing on a twig.