Ron Fredrick: A Snowy Egret (Egretta thula), slowly moving through the vegetation, watching for movement or any other indication that would signal potential prey
Ron Fredrick: A male Chital (Axis axis),also known as spotted deer, pauses on dry land, allowing a decent portrait opportunity
Ron Fredrick: A male, Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri) is on high alert while its mate is fast asleep
Ron Fredrick: A female Gray langur (Semnopithecus entellus) gently cradles the head of its infant that fell asleep after nursing
Ron Fredrick: A Female House Finch (Haemorhous mexicanus) - Not colorful like the male House Finch but still appealing in its muted colors
Ron Fredrick: A male Allen's Hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin) - Its pollen-covered bill shows that it's been very busy all morning, visiting the colorful flowers blooming in the arboretum.
Ron Fredrick: A hungry Greater Blue-eared Glossy Starling (Lamprotornis chalybaeus), closely examines the leaf litter for any telltale movement from an insect or any other edible opportunity
Ron Fredrick: With its eye on a potential meal, an American Bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus) moves out from the safety and protection of the reeds to stalk.
Ron Fredrick: Secretarybird (Sagittarius serpentarius), in a rare stationary moment. Normally they are in "hunt mode" and walking at a steady pace, searching the area for prey.
Ron Fredrick: Indian Grey Mongoose (Herpestes edwardsi) - Showing the teeth that are deadly to the rodents, reptiles and other invertebrates upon which it preys.
Ron Fredrick: A male House Finch (Haemorhous mexicanus) - Not spectacularly colored but perfectly photogenic