Thirsty Leopard . A day when I literally pinched myself as I had never a sighting which lasted for over an hour in full view of everyone on safari and that too in a south Indian forest. It was the summer season on this game drive and we just had to wKabini Forest, Karnataka.
Tiger Crossing (LATE) Mastigudi Male . This amazing male tiger was once the dominant male of Kabini aka Nagarahole National Park. This was also the last sighting of this beautiful and majestic male for me. We came over to the main highway running thrKabini Forest, Karnataka.
Wet & Gorgeous - Tigress . This was my very first safari expedition to Ranthambore Tiger Reserve with a bunch of friends. This zone was the one that everyone was looking at the time and we had gotten only 2 drives into this zone. On our very first drRanthambore National Park
Leopard blend . Nature makes you look harder to spot its beautiful creatures. This frame was made at the Nagarahole Tiger Reserve aka Kabini. During the summer the foliage is all dried up making it easier to spot game while on safari, will at least iKabini Forest, Karnataka.
Just an Osprey! . An Osprey paradise, this particular beach at Abu Dhabi attracts these Ospreys like a group of seagulls to food. A long stretch of beach with white sands within this lagoon and those rich dark blue water rich with marine life, whereAbu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Air Tasting - Arabian Horned Viper . Taken during one of our midnight herping expeditions within the deserts of the UAE. Using an LED light on soft mode we scoured the sand for very distinct tracks left behind by snakes and followed it till it disappUnited Arab Emirates
Crouching Cub . While on safari at the Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve some time back we spent a lot of time around an artificial waterhole during the summer to get a chance to see and photography 3-4-month-old Tiger cubs that were sure to put up quite theBandhavgarh national park
Wink ;) . Does a tiger like you, when it winks at you? What do you guys feel? This is a young tigress and is the daughter of the amazing and gorgeous Noor of Ranthambore Tiger Reserve. She had just gotten into a tussle with her mother and sure enoughRanthambore National Park
Indian Paradise Flycatcher . A beautiful young male paradise flycatcher poses for us as we wait it out for some of the big cats of the area to show up with all the warning calls around. This beautiful creation of mother nature was clicked at the RantRanthambore National Park
Tiger’s Portrait . This is a portrait of a young tiger that is the future of Ranthambore. Born to the famous Krishna of Ranthambore they are just as bold and mesmerizing as their brethren around the world. During this safari, we knew they were in anRanthambore National Park
Night time Cat! - Leopard . Central India is really rich with a high density of big cats and the reserves/national parks drawn in wildlife enthusiasts and photographers alike in hoards. On one such incident on a highway that runs through the forestsChandrapur
Tiger Tiger Burning Bright! . This is another one of the beautiful tigress that gave a solo cat walk for us at Bandipur on my first safari of 2019. This was also the first ever time that a tiger from Bandipur acted like a tiger from the central or noBandipur, Karnataka, India
Oriental White-eye on a Bird of Paradise . A common bird found in gardens along the western ghats, these small passerine birds usually carry on feeding in small groups and are a real treat to watch. While enjoying one of the many beautiful gardens duOoty
Black & Orange flycatcher . A short trip home really did bring a lot that I have never gotten before. First, it was the spectacular sighting of that beautiful tigress at Bandipur and then at home though I have been seeing this tiny and quick bird manOoty
Misty Beauty! - Tigress . Well, safaris for 2019 has started out with a BANG! en route to my hometown in the Nilgiris we decided to stop over at Bandipur Tiger Reserve and do some safaris and boy was it a great idea. The morning was as chill as can bBandipur Tiger Reserve
Bokeh’d Beauty . One of those many leopard/leopardess encounter at the Masai Mara. This beautiful young female leopard is fondly called Luluka and is a ramp walker. She walks through the savannah with grace undeterred by the paparazzi around her withMasai Mara National Reserve
Playful 5 - Cheetahs . 2017 was the year that these 5 male cheetahs created their own coalition and I was among the fortunate first few to see them come into the Mara from their respective conservancies. It was really blissful to keep following theseMasai Mara National Reserve
Savannah’s Canines . One of the highlights of a safari during the monsoon season in the African Savannah is for getting those dramatic frames, be it landscape or of the animals themselves. Here in this frame, we were with a coalition of 4 young nomadMasai Mara National Reserve