Some Peruvian Birds

8 07 2014

2 weeks of travel in Peru – ranging from the coastal desert to the Andean Plateaus.
1.

Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus)
by DragonSpeed, on Flickr
2.
Red Legged Cormorant

Good Things in Threes?
by DragonSpeed, on Flickr
3. Guanay Cormorant

Guanay cormorant (Phalacrocorax bougainvillii)
by DragonSpeed, on Flickr
4. Like Condo space in Vancouver!

A bit crowded…
by DragonSpeed, on Flickr
5. Vermillion Flycatcher

Vermilion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus rubinus)
by DragonSpeed, on Flickr
6. Titicaca Flightless Grebe

Titicaca flightless grebe (Rollandia microptera)
by DragonSpeed, on Flickr
7. Mountain Caracara

Mountain Caracara (Phalcoboenus megalopterus)
by DragonSpeed, on Flickr
The whole Peru trip can be found at:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/dragonspeed/sets/72157645563327534/ Including a whole lot of NON bird photos :)





Native Peoples of Ecuador

4 09 2012

Living in the harsh alpine sun and wind of Ecuador takes it’s toll on the people that are idigenous to Ecuador. Nonetheless, they manage to have a quiet, reserved dignity with a lovely dash of colour in their clothing, and can be easily spotted by their hats.


Ecuadorian Native by DragonSpeed, on Flickr


Ecuadorian Native by DragonSpeed, on Flickr


Ecuadorian Native by DragonSpeed, on Flickr


Ecuadorian Native by DragonSpeed, on Flickr


Ecuadorian Native by DragonSpeed, on Flickr


Native woman at Quilotoa by DragonSpeed, on Flickr


Native woman at Quilotoa by DragonSpeed, on Flickr








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