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November 5th, 2013

The Day of the Condor

Posted By Kevin Schafer
Condor and Torres del Paine National Park, Chile
It was a miraculous day at the bottom of the world. Days of clouds and rain finally gave way to brilliant sunshine among the peaks and grasslands of Torres del Paine National Park. And best of all, the sky was filled with Andean Condors. We must have seen 50 or more over the course of …
November 29th, 2011

The Limits of Autofocus

Posted By Kevin Schafer
Maleo (Macrocephalon maleo) Angry male, Indonesia
I spent much of the last few weeks in the company of wild maleos, an endangered bird species on the island of Sulawesi. It was hot, hard work, but I felt privileged to spend time in the company of a fascinating, lively, and slightly weird bird. As I mentioned a few days ago, maleos gather …