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Crowned Eagle  (photo by tb-za) I have never seen one of these before, Wow, a bit scary looking, this guy could rip you to shreds!

Crowned Eagle aka African Crowned eagle or the Crowned Hawk-eagle (Stephanoaetus coronatus) (photo by tb-za)

A male Golden Eagle. So majestic and regal, easily my favourite bird. This is a rescue bird being looked after at the Cornish Birds Of Prey Centre, so he was a little scruffy (though in much better.


Hoopoe (Hop - Upupa epops - Hoopoe) is a colourful bird that is found across Afro-Eurasia, notable for its distinctive 'crown' of feathers.

Harpy Eagle - It is the largest and most powerful eagle in the world.

Harpy Eagle - one of the biggest and most powerful eagles, this bird hunts howler monkeys, small deer, sloths, and agoutis.

A Great Philippine Eagle.  "Eagles"

The Philippine Eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi) - also known as the Monkey-eating Eagle - is an eagle of the family Accipitridae endemic to forests in the Philippines and can be found on four major islands: eastern Luzon, Samar, Leyte, and Mindanao.

Bornean Falconet, smallest bird of prey in the world

White-fronted falconet (Microhierax latifrons) also called the Bornean falconet. It is endemic to Sabah on the island of Borneo and is the smallest bird of prey Scientific name:

Philippine Eagle Pithecophaga

The Philippine Eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi), also known as the Monkey-eating Eagle, is an eagle of the family Accipitridae endemic to forests in the Philippines.

Young Martial Eagle with Prey

Martial Eagle, Polemaetus bellicosus, juvenile with prey (ground squirrel) Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda South Africa


Wild life photography Bald Eagles in Alaska snow. Simply amazing to see this number together.

Shoebill (Balaeniceps rex) by bayucca    	Via Flickr: 	Shoebill (Balaeniceps rex), Schuhschnabel, Weltvogelpark Walsrode, Germany. Biggest Bird-Park in the world.  Runner-up winner of the Creative Bird Photography Contest: “This close up of a captive Shoebill has captured the very essence of this unusual bird” (Bill Coster)  I am happy!!

Shoebill by bayucca (Balaeniceps rex) also known as Whalehead or Shoe-billed Stork, is a very large stork-like bird. It derives its name from its massive shoe-shaped bill. Loved watching this guy in Life of Birds!