Lappet - Faced Vulture
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|Lappet - Faced Vulture (Endangered)|
I have captured this scavenging 'Lappet - Faced Vulture' (Torgos tracheliotos) at Kruger National Park a few days ago.
This species is patchly distributed through much Africa, like - Senegal 🇸🇳, Mali 🇲🇱, Burkina Faso, Niger 🇳🇪, Chad 🇹🇩, Sudan 🇸🇩, Egypt 🇪🇬, Somalia 🇸🇴, Kenya 🇰🇪, Ethiopia 🇪🇹, Tanzania 🇹🇿, Uganda 🇺🇬, Rwanda 🇷🇼, Zambia 🇿🇲, Zimbabwe 🇿🇼, South Africa, Namibia 🇳🇦, Swaziland 🇸🇿 etc.
This Vulture likes to live in dry Savanah.
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Excellent details and natural colors. Nice composition.
Happy new year with great health and prosperity !
- [2018-12-30 6:56]
The reminder of old days, when we had here species like this and now long time that not seen such beauty, well shot with perfect sharpness and exposure.
Wonderful captured image.....
- [2018-12-30 11:14]
HI Srikumar,fantastic capture of this faced vulture,a difficult location but the best DOF for the best sharpness,and the head position is perfect too. I wish you all the best for the new year and i hope that treknature will be works regulary soon.Luciano.
Happy New Year Srikumar!
This is an excellent shot of the Vulture.
a perfect portrait, greetings Ori