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Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Bird Photography

Bird photography has many different facets and exciting photographic challenges. There are moments between the photographer and the bird where a bird fixing you with its gaze creates an alluring portrait that result in a stunning landscape shots. Photographing birds ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Doves and Pigeons

In everyday speech, dove frequently indicates a pigeon that is white or nearly white; some people use the terms dove and pigeon interchangeably. In contrast, in scientific and ornithological practice, dove tends to be used for smaller species and pigeon ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: #Feeding

Having an understanding of what birds eat is important when it comes to having an overall idea of their preferred diets. Every bird has a different dietary preference, and if the preferences are known for different birds then this can ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: January 2020

Birds are admired for their beauty, songs, and the grace of their ability to fly and most importantly birds are admired for the role they play in the ecosystem. Thank you to all the photographers that submitted photos of birds ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Seabirds

Seabirds have made numerous adaptations to living on and feeding in the sea. Species such as the wandering albatross, which forage over huge areas of sea, have a reduced capacity for powered flight and are dependent on a type of ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Waterbirds

The term waterbird is used to refer to birds that live on or around water. Waterbirds are well adapted to their aquatic lives. They have feet functioning as paddles, and their feathers are made to be waterproof and air tight. ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Colourful Birds

Colors play an important role in our lives and different reactions are shown to different bird colors. All over the world, we see birds with most colourful and incredible plumage. For many years, scientists have known of how feather colour ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: December

Thank you to all the photographers that submitted photos of birds with the theme “December”, your pictures can create awareness about the variety and beauty of birds in our environment. Here we present the Top 25 photographs of birds of the ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Birds in Pairs

Gregarious behavior is beneficial to birds because it provides protection in numbers and gives each individual a better opportunity for survival. A roosting flock, for example, will generate body warmth in cold weather that can help the group stay more ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Spectacular

We admire birds for their beauty, songs, and the grace of their ability to fly and most importantly we admire birds for the role they play in the ecosystem. Thank you to all the photographers that submitted photos of birds ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Wild Birds

Thank you to all the photographers that submitted photos of birds with the theme “Wild bird”, your pictures can create awareness about the variety and beauty of birds in our environment. Here we present the Top 25 photographs of birds of ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Bird Interactions

Thank you to all the photographers that submitted photos of birds with the theme “Bird Interaction”, your pictures can create awareness about the variety and beauty of birds in our environment. Here we present the Top 25 photographs of birds of ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Migration

As the Southern Hemisphere approaches spring, the north is getting into autumn. This marks an important time for bird migration. Migration is the regular seasonal movement, often north and south, undertaken by many species of birds. Bird movements include those ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Raptors

Raptors are well known as the lords of the skies and are dramatic hunters. Their name is derived from the Latin word raptare, which means to seize. Eeagles, hawks, buzzards, harriers, kites, falcons, vultures and the Secretarybird are found in ...

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Sunbirds and Spiderhunters

Sunbirds and spiderhunters are both from the Nectariniidae family, of passerine birds. These birds are characterised by slender, usually downward-curved bills. Sunbirds are known to hover in front of the flowers (just like hummingbirds) or perch on the branches when ...