For a better view please always click on images

domenica 4 settembre 2011

L' Aquila Pescatrice Africana - The African Fish Eagle

juvenile





Haliaetus vocifer

Sua Maestà...
E'comune e bellissima.
Non facilissima da fotografare.
Somiglia molto all'aquila americana,ma il suo carattere
è diverso.Fiero e selvaggio.
Le ultime tre foto sono scattate in Zimbabwe: Matusadona e Mana Pools.
--- Her Majesty...
Common and beautiful,but not so easy to shot.
Similar to the american eagle,isn't it?
The last three pictures are from Zimbabwe: Matusadona and Mana Pools,
and I wish to dedicate them to Diane from "My Life in the Charente" as
she lived so long in Rhodesia.

4 commenti:

OneStonedCrow ha detto...

Beautiful Birds and such a lovely call - I've been trying now for ages to photograph then here on the Orange River.

Food, Fun and Life in the Charente ha detto...
Questo commento è stato eliminato dall'autore.
Food, Fun and Life in the Charente ha detto...

Thank you so much for the dedication. Looking at these photos I can just hear that magical call, if anything can make me home sick it is the African Fish Eagle, and yes I am now home sick for the country I once knew. So sad it has changed so much. Thank you Diane

MedaM ha detto...

Well come back to you too Andrea, I am sure you had wonderful trip. Bravo for these wonderful photos.
I was happy to see your comment on my blog. Thank you very much for your nice words.