Portrait of a sleeping adult New Caledonia giant gecko (Rhacodactylus leachianus leachianus). This endemic species is found in forests and, although still safe so far, is vulnerable to loss of habitat, collection for the pet trade and predation by alien… Continue Reading
The Utila spiny-tailed iguana (Ctenosaura bakeri) is a critically endangered species, endemic to 8 sq km of mangroves and threatened by overhunting and habitat loss for the creation of roads and tourist resorts. A captive breeding program in implemented to… Continue Reading
Sheep in their natural habitat on the hills of Kerry, Ireland
Portrait of a white-shouldered ibis (Pseudibis davisoni), one of the most threatened ibis species in the world, classified as Critically Endangered. The species occurs in Cambodia and Borneo where it is threatened by habitat loss and illegal hunting.
Here is one of the smallest turtle species, the spotted turtle (Clemmys guttata) from the eastern half of USA. It is endangered by loss of habitat and other kinds of disturbances such as pollution of waterways. It is protected by… Continue Reading
A wild SKS in its natural habitat (OC)
Action shot of a Bronze mantella (Mantella betsileo) trying her best to escape from my camera’s view. Mantella frogs are endemic to Madagascar and threatened by habitat loss, capture for the trade and rapid spreading of chytridomycosis disease.
A young Grant’s zebra (Equus quagga boehmi) enjoying a cool day at the amazing Burgers Zoo savanna exhibit (One of the best I have seen worldwide). Most of Africa’s big mammals are threatened by loss of habitat and hunting. Grant’s… Continue Reading
Blue-faced lizard, anyone ? Not so many species display such amazing colors… the Peters’ keeled cordylid (Tracheloptychus petersi) is endemic to South-West Madagascar and threatened by habitat loss.
Portrait of a tiny but beautiful Taveta golden weaver (Ploceus castaneiceps). These little feather-balls have a very small range in south Kenya and North Tanzania. Even if they remain common so far, they are, like all animals with small ranges,… Continue Reading
Portrait of a male Painted bunting (Passerina ciris), one of North America’s most colourful birds ! The species is still numerous but threatened globally by habitat loss.
Shelby GT350 in it’s natural habitat
AK47 in it’s natural habitat, a frozen tundra [OC]
[OC] In it’s natural habitat, 1933 Mosin Nagant 91/30
CZ 85B in its natural habitat [4032×3024]
S&B was grouping exceptionally well today. The Bergara B-14 HMR 6.5 CM in its natural habitat.
Experimental underwater habitat SEALAB II aboard YC 982 at Hunters Point Naval Shipyard, June 1965. [3790×3029]
Godzilla in its natural habitat [OC]
Bergara B14 HMR (.308 Win) in Her Natural Habitat