Lesser Whistling Duck

Driving down to my home town from Mangalore, I saw these Lesser Whistling Ducks in a nearby paddy field. They were wading in the shallow rainwater filled paddy field far off from the main road. I chose my Canon EF 300mm f/2.8L IS USM fitted with Canon EF 2X II Extender on my Canon EOS … Read more Lesser Whistling Duck

Potter Wasp

Potter Wasp Giving Finishing Touches

When I was doing a shootout for the review of Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM I found this potter wasp at my garden building its nest. Unfortunately when i noticed she had built most of the nest and has gathered caterpillar to be served as food for her new born larvae. I was … Read more Potter Wasp

Green Jewel

This Green Scarab Beetle which I have not been able to identify was found the other day to Bisile. I used Canon 70-200mm f/4.0 L USM with 24mm extender to get close to the beetle. If any of you know the id please let me know. EXIF info – Aperture : ƒ/5.6 | Camera : … Read more Green Jewel