White Stork standing in nest at Planckendael/Mechelen (Belgium).

White Stork

Close-up of an Emu with a bad hair day in Plackendael Zoo (Mechelen/Belgium).

Bad Hair Day

A Western Jackdaw standing on a branch.


Speckled Wood Butterfly resting on a leaf at Madeira (Portugal).

Speckled Wood Butterfly

Trying to freeze the Hummingbird wings movement at Costa Rica.

Freeze a Hummingbird

Gray-lined Hawk standing on a branch in Arenal area (Costa Rica).

Gray-lined Hawk

A Belted Kingfisher sitting on a branch on the shore of the Rio Frio in Caño Negro (Costa Rica).

Belted Kingfisher

During my short night walks in the rain forest of Costa Rica (Arenal area) I saw this Red-eyed Tree Frog.

Red-eyed Tree Frog

Amazon Kingfisher standing on a branch at Palo Verde National Park (Costa Rica).

Amazon Kingfisher

Iguana resting on a branch at Palo Verde National Park (Costa Rica).


Snail Kite standing on a branch at Palo Verde National Park (Costa Rica).

Snail Kite

One of the birds on my bucket list the Collared Aracari, standing on a branch nearby the Arenal Volcano National Park (Costa Rica).

Collared Aracari

Lineated Woodpecker sitting on an old branch nearby the Arenal Vulcan (Costa Rica).

Lineated Woodpecker

While hiking in the Arenal area, I noticed that this hummingbird is amongst the most common in Costa Rica.

Rufous-tailed Hummingbird

Eurasian Nuthatch sitting on a tree trunk.

Eurasian Nuthatch

An European Garden Spider also known as a cross spider enjoying the warmth during sunset.

European Garden Spider

Common Tern feeding his partner. The offering of fish by the male to the female is part of the courtship display.

Common Tern

Close-up of a Black Crowned Crane in Bioparc (Valencia/Spain).

Black Crowned Crane

Close-up of a Chimpanzee at Bioparc Valencia (Spain).


Meerkat standing guard at Bioparc Valencia (Spain).


Angry Silverback Gorilla at Bioparc, Valencia (Spain).

Silverback Gorilla

The female of the Red-veined Darter is obviously not red but yellow.

Red-veined Darter

Swallow standing on a branch at Delta de l’Ebre (Spain).