Vignette de Jour Nº5

A short vignette today, simply to present this morning’s Toucan pictures to adoring Toucan fans around the world … or something like that. I’ve been suffering from Toucan obsession lately and after publishing these, I hope to make room in my birdly preoccupied brain for other models, preferably stationary ones. So, here’s my colorful friend Ramphastos sulfuratus, […]

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Viñeta con Pajarito

Way down in the jungle, where dangerous terciopelo* lurk near a river no one has ever seen, a birdie plays hide and seek with me.  Where are you? Come around, show your big beak.Oh, there you are, nice! You’re so pretty and colorful, a pleasure to watch. Come a little closer, please! Maybe another time. I’ll be […]

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Flying Free

I could say, it flew off again … but this time not until I had the pleasure of recording a few quick snaps. I was outside taking pictures of a large Montezuma oropendola, when a toucan settled just a few branches over in the same tree. Just like that! a different view of the beak […]

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