Tim Flach is a photographer known for his impressive portraits, where animals are treated like celebrity models. This photographer took pictures of both wild and domesticated animals.
This time, Tim Flach focuses again on pictures of rare birds and below are his works of art.
Himalayan Monal, also known as Himalayan pheasants, they are considered the National Bird of Nepal with extremely colorful and noble plumage.
Blue Tit is also known as the Green Corn Sparrow, they are a species of bird in the Paridae family. This bird is easily recognized with a blue-yellow plumage. The male has a spot on his head that reflects ultraviolet light, which is shown before the female through a ruffled position on the nape of the neck. This bird is usually settled and non-migratory, is common and is common throughout Europe and Western Asia in temperate and sub-polar forests in deciduous or mixed forests with a high proportion of oak. They usually nest in tree holes, although they easily adapt to nest boxes where needed. The main opponents for nests and foraging are much larger sparrows. The green corn sparrow likes to eat insects and spiders. In addition to the breeding season, they also eat seeds and other plant-based foods. The green corn sparrow is famous for its skill at clinging to the outermost branches and hanging upside down when foraging for food.
Inca Tern – The Inca gull is a species of bird in the Laridae family. This seabird mainly lives in the waters of Peru and Chile. They have gray hairs, and orange-yellow legs and bill, especially with two rows of white mustaches extending from the beak. Currently, there are only about 150,000 individuals left due to the seriously threatened habitat. The Inca gull breeds on cliffs. They build nests in hollow caves or sometimes use the old Humboldt penguin nest, and lay an egg or two. The eggs are incubated for about 4 weeks, and the chicks leave the nest after 7 weeks.
The Gouldian Finch is an endemic bird in Australia, in the Estrildidae family. Also known as the Seven Colored Birds, this bird was first discovered in 1845 by a British naturalist named John Gould. For various reasons, the 20th century has witnessed a rapid decline in the number of 7-color birds in the wild. Scientists estimate that only about 2,500 adult birds remain in the wild. Therefore, in 1992, it was classified as an endangered species according to IUCN’s C2ai criteria.
Silver Laced Polish Chicken
Major Mitchell is a very easy to domesticate parrot and very hostile, they are known as “one owner” bird.
Northern Red Cardinal
Jacobin pigeons are a type of domestic pigeon that is a breed of ornamental pigeon domesticated in Asia with a characteristic lion-like plumage. As one of the world’s oldest domesticated pigeons, along with many other domesticated pigeons, they are descendants of the rock-gecko (Columba livia), they are native to India or is native to Cyprus. They appeared in Europe around the 16th century, then went through four stages of development performed by breeders.
The Philippine Eagle, also known as the Great Philippine Eagle or monkey-eating eagle, is one of the tallest, rarest, largest, most powerful birds in the world. This bird is considered the national bird of the Philippines. This is a predatory bird of the Accipitridae Family, discovered in 1896 by British explorer and naturalist John Whitehead who observed the birds and his servant Juan collected The first specimen a few weeks later. The skin of the collected specimen was sent to William Robert Ogilvie-Grant in London in 1896, who initially showed it and described the species a few weeks later.
Black Jacobin Pigeon
This is a bird in the family Eurylaimidae and also known as the Green Wide Beak inhabiting Hymalaya, Southeast Asia. The feathers of adults are dark green, the head and nape are black, the sides of the nape have two light yellow streaks. Face, throat, saffron necklace. The primary and secondary wing feathers are black and green and are visible on the fly. The tail feathers are long and narrow, with dark green above and black below. Young birds are darker in color and blue-headed. Adults are dark green in color and their head and nape are black. This bird settled and nested in the jungle where the altitude is below 1500 – 1800m. Common foraging and nesting on the upper floors of the forest.
Victoria Crowned Pigeon
The Egyptian Scave Vulture, also known as the Scavenger Vulture, is a small vulture belonging to the Old World vulture group, found from northern Africa to southwest Asia. It is the only member of the genus Neophron of the family Accipitridae.
Toco Toucan is the most common bird of the Toucan family, although native to the tropical forests of South America, but today they are distributed in many other parts of the world. What makes the Toco Toucan one of the best-known birds is their large, colorful beak.
Gray Crowned Crane
Red Splash Jacobin Pigeon
The stork was a species of bird in the Balaenicipitidae family. The stork is a single-species family of Balaenicipitidae, often in the traditional Ciconiiformes, but in fact it is a very distinct lineage of the Pelecaniformes. The adult bird is 115 – 150 cm high, 100 – 140 cm long, has a wingspan of 230 – 260 cm and weighs 4-7 kg.
Andean Cock Of The Rock
Also known as the Rupicola peruvianus, they are a medium sized bird in the family Cotingidae, native to the misty forests of the Andes of South America. It is the national flag of Peru.
The king vulture is a bird of the New World Vulture family. King vultures range from southern Mexico to northern Argentina. This vulture lives mainly in tropical lowland forests stretching from southern Mexico to northern Argentina.