Photography: the world and a backpack (II)


We continue our journey around Asia and Oceania with photos of animals that caught my eye. There are a few more of these to come in a future post!

Chick and calf

During a three-day bike ride through the Central Highlands of Vietnam (with me on the back and my guide in the driver's seat), I visited a small local village where I got to witness this sweet little moment and save it forever with my camera.

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The flight of the bats

An awe-inducing scene in Battambang, Cambodia, as hundreds of thousands (perhaps millions?) of bats leave their cave and fill the skies for minutes on end every evening.

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Worms that glow

Deep in the heart of New Zealand's Waitomo caves, the glowworms turn the underground darkness into a starry night sky. While this photograph couldn't possibly do justice to these little critters of the dark, I still love the pearly-like quality of their threads as they turned out in the photo below.

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Sleeping bambeaooty

The way this panda at the Chengdu Panda Base was sleeping with such abandon makes me crack a smile every time.

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