Sightings

Johnnie Kamugisha
This is an attractive little raptor with a white face and underparts. Male and female look different. A male is grey above with black primaries and a black tail with white barring. The female looks th...View More
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Edgardo Orozco Díaz
Beautiful...
Johnnie Kamugisha
Grey-headed Kingfisher or Grey-hooded Kingfisher is one beautiful Kingfisher. It has a chestnut belly, shiny blue on the lower back, wings and tail, red beak and a greyish head. Both sexes look alike ...View More
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Andrew Goodall
Very smart
Johnnie Kamugisha
Thank you Andrew
Johnnie Kamugisha
This boldly marked and entirely bright rufous-orange bird below. With a black crown and sides of the face and a white supercilium that runs from the base of the beak to the back of the crown and, a ru...View More
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Luke Allen
Lovely sighting
Johnnie Kamugisha
Very good alarm clock, music masters
Johnnie Kamugisha
A stocky, distinctive Warbler that can be confused with any other Warbler. Light grey below and olive green above, grey head and a black band that runs from the base of the beak on one side of the fac...View More
Johnnie Kamugisha
Large white stort with black flight feathers and a black tail, red bare face skin, pinkish legs and slightly decurved yellow bill. Breeding birds get bright pink blush to back and wings-coverts. Singl...View More
Johnnie Kamugisha
Black-shouldered Kite oops sorry, Black-winged Kite. Anyway! It was known as Black-shouldered Kite when I started birding till recently when it was changed to Black-winged Kite but I am getting used t...View More
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Andrew Goodall
Superb
Johnnie Kamugisha
Thank you Andrew
Johnnie Kamugisha
One of our big Nightjars, dark grey-brown, mottled all over with fine greyish or buff speckles. In flight, white four feather spots in primaries may show and small white corners to the tail. Their pre...View More
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Andrew Goodall
Great find
Moh alberth
a perfect camouflage.👍
Johnnie Kamugisha
Very good at camouflaging but, I also have an 👁 and know where to look.
Johnnie Kamugisha
One of our large and powerful Eagle. It attains adult plumage at about 6 years. In flight adults show dark underwings, a black head and throat separated from the under part which is white and dark abo...View More
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Andrew Goodall
What a bird, so majestic.
Johnnie Kamugisha
Andrew Goodall, Note that this is juv.
Johnnie Kamugisha
An extraordinary -looking bird that I prefer calling a dinosuar because it looks pre-historic. A grey bird with a massive shoe like hooked bill. They prefer the interior of undisturbed permanent wetla...View More
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Hannah Peep
Looks very primitive. Amazing pics!
John White
Amazing Jonnie! Really want to see a Shoebill one day!
Rex Mutikwa
Nice shot. Hopefully one day I will come across this bird, Balaeniceps rex.
Johnnie Kamugisha
John White, that's the game I play. We will make a plan after the pandemic is contained. Yes Rex, very possible
John White
Johnnie, I will start saving up 😀
Dan Barwick
wow
Johnnie Kamugisha
That's the way to go John White thank you.
Johnnie Kamugisha
Dan Barwick🤷
Moh alberth
really a prehistoric species.
Johnnie Kamugisha
Moh Alberth, That is exactly my thought.
Johnnie Kamugisha
A female Bronze Sunbird as you can see its washed yellow below, olive-grey above and a stand out supercilium. A male's breast, back and head are usually bronzy-green, but change with the light since t...View More
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Andrew Goodall
Cracking little bird Johnnie.
Johnnie Kamugisha
Similar to Woodland Kingfisher but a little bigger, with a blue breast that contrast with its white throat and belly, bigger black patches on the wings, blue neck to hind-crown compared to the grey of...View More
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Andrew Goodall
Incredible
Johnnie Kamugisha
Hello Andrew Goodall, We have over 1060 species and most of them have attractive plumages.
Johnnie Kamugisha
Black above with a striking scarlet breast and belly. Buff vent, creamy eyes and so easy to identify. Wide spread in all savannah habitats, bush country, thickets, woodland and sometimes in cultivated...View More
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Donna Rail
Wow. Gorgeous.
Andrew Goodall
Striking
Johnnie Kamugisha
Thank you
Amy Menendez
These are amazing shots, Johnnie!
Johnnie Kamugisha
Thank you Amy. With a small lens. Wait when I get 500mm or atleast a 400mm
Johnnie Kamugisha
Dusky Turtle Dove is a dark grey bird with rufous edges to some wing-coverts and tertials and black patches on each side of the neck. It is only found in south western Uganda
Johnnie Kamugisha
This Grey-backed Camaroptera or Bleating Warbler or Bleating Camaroptera is a common bird that you will hear all the time in the undergrowth, thick bush, garden and cultivated land and the lower level...View More
Johnnie Kamugisha
Regal Sunbird. An Albertine Rift Endemic that occur in high altitude forests from 1500 -3000m. With a medium long decurved beak. This one is a male which is identified by the bright yellow sides of th...View More
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Nick Upton
What a beauty
Johnnie Kamugisha
One of my fav. Birds
Johnnie Kamugisha
One beautiful bird that tend to visit trees around our home now and then.
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Grace Simms
Beautiful!
John White
Awesome 😍
Johnnie Kamugisha
Birds know their friends. Because they have not seen us in their homes, they came to check on us at our home since we've been birding from the balcony.
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Andrew Goodall
Fantastic, very curious looking Johnnie.
John White
Incredible looking bird!
Johnnie Kamugisha
One of people's fav Turaco. You see hair cut, the lip stick etc. ߘ°ߘ
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