Ode to Flight: A Poem in Photographic Images

 

Spreading the wings of imagination: The great White-bellied Sea Eagle of north Malabar at Manjeswaram, Kasaragod, early 2011
Awesome and moving: White-bellied Sea Eagle takingoff, Bekal, Kasaragod, early 2011
Dive and fall in flight: Sea Eagle at Bekal, Kasaragod, early 2011
Agile and dashing: Osprey above Chempallikund near Ezhimala, Kannur, early 2011
As if still and hovering: Booted Eagle soaring above Chempallikund, Kannur, early 2011
Fast and dynamic: White-bellied Sea Eagle at Manjeswaram, Kasaragod, early 2011
Flight and fight: A mid-air encounter between Brahmany Kite and Sea Eagle at Manjeswaram, Kasaragod, early 2011
Incredible and sensational: The undulating flight of Eurasian Marsh Harrier above Kannur Kaipad wetland, early 2011
Massive in mid-air: W B Sea Eagle at Manjeswaram, early 2011
Flight and freedom: Survival of the sea eagle in Kerala