Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Magellanic Snipe

Aravind Krishnaswamy: Shoe Box &emdash; Magellanic Snipe

Magellanic Snipe - 5D3, 560mm, f/5, 1/400s, ISO 800.

Home Construction

Aravind Krishnaswamy: Shoe Box &emdash; Home Construction

Home Construction - 5D3, 560mm, f/4.5, 1/3200s.

This Imperial Shag will go back and forth hundreds of times carrying materials to build its nest.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Rockhopper Call

Aravind Krishnaswamy: Shoe Box &emdash; Rockhopper Call

Rockhopper Call - 5D3, 400mm, f/5.6, 1/1250s, ISO 200.

A rockhopper penguin mid call.

Monday, August 21, 2017

Striated Caracara Portrait

Aravind Krishnaswamy: Shoe Box &emdash; Striated Caracara Portrait

Striated Caracara Portrait - 5D3, 400mm, f/8, 1/1250s, ISO 400.

Up close with the Striated Caracara also from Sea Lion Island in the Falklands.

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Rufous Chested Dotterel

Aravind Krishnaswamy: Shoe Box &emdash; Rufous Chested Dotterel

Rufous Chested Dotterel - 5D3, 560mm, f/7.1, 1/400s, ISO 400.

The Rufous Chested Dotterel, gorgeous in breeding plumage can be found year round in Tierra del Fuego and in the Falklands.  I photographed this one on Sea Lion Island in the Falklands.

Perched Lilac Breasted Roller

Aravind Krishnaswamy: Shoe Box &emdash; Perched Lilac Breasted Roller

Perced Lilac Breasted Roller - 1DX, 560mm, f/5.6, 1/800s, ISO 1600.

The colorful Lilac Breasted Roller is always a welcome sight while on safari in Botswana.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Nesting Black Browed Albatross

Aravind Krishnaswamy: Shoe Box &emdash; Nesting Black Browed Albatross

Nesting Black Browed Albatross - Canon 5D3, 17 TS-E, f/14, 1/200s, ISO 200.

There was a time when I was an avid Avian photographer and here’s one from New Island in the Falklands from nearly 5 years ago.  I made this as I started migrating to more "wildlife in landscape" photography from just wildlife.

Friday, August 18, 2017

Icebergs in Fortuna Bay

Aravind Krishnaswamy: South Georgia Island &emdash; Icebregs in Fortuna Bay

Icebergs in Fortuna Bay - Leica S 007, 90mm, f/8, 1/350s, ISO 100.

A different kind of iceberg that has washed up, in South Georgia Island.

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Ice Wall

Aravind Krishnaswamy: Iceland &emdash; Ice Wall

Ice Wall - Phase One XF, IQ3 100, 40mm, f/16, 4s, ISO 50.

With the right piece of ice and getting low it looks like a wall of ice, again on Diamond Beach.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Glacier Remnants

Aravind Krishnaswamy: Iceland &emdash; Glacier Remnants

Glacier Remnants - Phase One XF, IQ3 100, 40mm, f/12, 6s, ISO 50.

Another one of glacial remnants washed up on the aptly named Diamond Beach.