Sparrow on a brick wall - Michigan, USA, 2021 Cardinal and his prey - Michigan, USA, 2021 A small yellow bird - The Baglafecht Weaver on a thin branch, Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012 A Penguin - Cape Town, South Africa, 2012 Vulture - Bearing down on a carcass. Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012 A watchful kingfisher - Pilanesberg, South Africa, 2012 Southern Masked Weaverbird - Singing to welcome spring as buds bloom on the branch it sits on. Durban, South Africa, 2012 Orange-Breasted Sunbird - A closer look. Table Mountain, Cape Town, South Africa, 2012 Seagull takes off - with sunning penguins in the background. Cape Town, South Africa, 2012. Penguins return - from an awesome adventure, I Lounge overlooking Jo A pair of woodland kingfishers - Pilanesberg, South Africa, 2012. Tailed net-winged beetle, sitting pretty - Sabi Sands, South Africa, 2012. Female African Paradise-flycatcher incubating her eggs - Sabi Sands, South Africa, 2012 Rhino - Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012. Shanghai Skyline - Lit through the fog. Shanghai, China, 2008. It is Forbidden - Lions guarding the Forbidden City. Beijing, China, 2008. Electric fence at Auschwitz. - Auschwitz, Poland, 2006. Lillies - Tokyo, Japan, 2007. Street vendors? - Tokyo, Japan, 2007. Heian shrine - Tokyo, Japan, 2007. Old Government Building - This old govt building from the communist era looked out of place on a street with buildings from the 20s and 30s. Krakow, Poland, 2006. Peacock - Ahmedabad, India, 2012. A curious giraffe - Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012. Cardinal in flight - Michigan, USA, 2017
Little elephant calf Three elephant calves playing - Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012 Huge male elephant, injured and angry - He was shot by a poisoned arrow when he was trampling fields outside the reserve. Huge male elephant facing off with forest rangers - Forest rangers attempt to stop the elephant from going into a thick wooded area so they can anesthetize him and treat him. Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012 A pair of bee eaters - Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012 Success at last! - Kingfisher with a little fish in its beak. Pilanesberg, South Africa, 2012 Oops - A young black-faced Vervet monkey looks puzzled. Kruger, South Africa, 2012. A bee - Cape Town, South Africa, 2012 A lonely penguin - waiting for friends to catch up. Cape Town, South Africa, 2012. Seagull in flight - Cape Town, South Africa, 2012. A faceless clock and a clocklessless face - Face of a dilapidated tower with space for but no clock. The clock in-turn has no face. Johannesburg, South Africa, 2012. Woodpeeker - Woodpecker peeks from behind the wood being pecked. Pilanesberg, South Africa, 2012. Lilac breasted roller - Sabi Sands, South Africa, 2012. Male African Paradise Flycatcher - Sabi Sands, South Africa, 2012 Thorny - Cape Town, South Africa, 2012. Terracotta Camel - Xi Crowded street - Beijing, China, 2008. Girl feeding pigeons in the town square - Krakow, Poland, 2006. There were turtles in a stream that flowed through the shrine grounds - Tokyo, Japan, 2007. More people - Tokyo, Japan, 2007. Red hot chili peppers! - Pune, India, 2008. Old TV Collecting Dust - Konkan, India, 2012 Peacock plumage - Ahmedabad, India, 2012. Wounded warrior - Lioness after a run-in with hyenas. Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012. Cardinal takes off - Michigan, USA, 2017.
Peekaboo! - Lioness peeks from a pipe where she had stashed a kill. Our vehicle was stopped just over the pipe which ran under the road. Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012 Lioness from the Marsh Pride - Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012 This leopard is not in the mood for any crap - Sabi Sands, South Africa, 2012 Malaika and her cubs. - Malaika, a female Cheetah, and her cubs. Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012 A pair of lilac-breasted-rollers - Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012 Close up of the Pied Kingfisher - Pilanesberg, South Africa, 2012 Awww - Baby black-faced Vervet monkey nuzzles its mother. Kruger, South Africa, 2012. A bee flying away from a flower - Cape Town, South Africa, 2012 Far away - The sign at the Cape of Good Hope that shows distance from Paris, Singapore, Berlin and Jerusalem. Cape Town, South Africa, 2012. Southern Fiscal - Cape Town, South Africa, 2012. Wall art - Metal art on the outside wall of a building. Johannesburg, South Africa, 2012. Go Away Bird - Pilanesberg, South Africa, 2012. Red-billed Oxpecker - Riding a rhino. Sabi Sands, South Africa, 2012 A pair of giraffes silhouetted against a sunset - Sabi Sands, South Africa, 2012 Jacarandas - Pretoria, South Africa, 2012. Mythical scene in terracotta - Xi A kid washing hands - Kyoto, Japan, 2007. Kinkaku-ji, The Temple of the Golden Pavilion - Kyoto, Japan, 2007. Crowded city from above - Tokyo, Japan, 2007. Painter - A traditional Japanese wood-block painter. Tokyo, Japan, 2007. Flowers in the garden - with the Wavel castle in the background. Krakow, Poland, 2006. Sunset at the beach - Konkan, India, 2012. Peacock in flight - Ahmedabad, India, 2012. Good view - Malaika, a female Cheetah, looks for predators and prey by jumping on top of a tourist vehicle. Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012.
Buffalo and wings - This water buffalo is not happy, but the egrets calmly go about their business. Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012 Nudge - Neighboring farmer A skeptical hippo - Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012 Down goes Frazier! - Finally, 30-40 mins after the veterinarians darted the huge male elephant, he goes down! Now they can treat him. Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012 A curious turtle - Pilanesberg, South Africa, 2012 Crested Barbet - On grass, ready to take off. Madikwe, South Africa, 2012 Orange Breasted Sunbird - Sunning on a rock. Table Mountain, Cape Town, South Africa, 2012 A lone red-collard widowbird - Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012 Jacarandas - Beautiful Jacarandas in full bloom. Pretoria, South Africa, 2012. Southern Masked Weaver in action - Cape Town, South Africa, 2012. Woodland Kingfisher, singing - Pilanesberg, South Africa, 2012. African Paradise Flycatcher - Sabi Sands, South Africa, 2012 Rhino calf is not amused - Sabi Sands, South Africa, 2012 A watchful male Kudu - Sabi Sands, South Africa, 2012. Kneeling warrior - Full-size terracotta statue. Xi Happy Buddha in a garden - Beijing, China, 2008. NTT Tower - As viewed from the Park Hyatt. Tokyo, Japan, 2012. Chicago Pizza Factory of course! - Tokyo, Japan, 2007. Wishes - People write their wishes on these wooden cards. Tokyo, Japan, 2007. Samurai - Samurai armor at a martial arts store. Tokyo, Japan, 2007. Wavel Castle - Krakow, Poland, 2006. Dancers with broken limbs - Statues from Sanchi, India, 2012. Elephant vs Land Rover - Uh oh... Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012. Lion - from the Marsh Pride bringing his runaway brides home. Maasai Mara, Kenya, 2012.