Yellow-fronted Barbet

This greenish bird has a blue face and a yellow forehead, therefore it is called a Yellow-fronted Barbet.

They are endemic to Sri Lanka.

This one had babies in a hole in this mango tree, and they are very cautious about their surroundings.


A Shikra (Accipiter badius) in Kandy, Sri Lanka.

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Canon EOS 70D + Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM

Leopard Cub

A cub of leopardess “Cleopatra” at Wilpattu National Park, Sri Lanka.

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Fujifilm X-T4 + Fujinon XF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR