photographic guide to birds of Thailand

by Webster, Michael.

Publisher: Asia Books in Bangkok

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementMichael Webster and Chew Yen Fook.
ContributionsChew, Yen Fook.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL335733M
ISBN 101853685941
LC Control Number97942774

This comprehensive guide to the birds of Thailand is an indispensable field reference for birdwatchers, residents and visitors to the country alike. It covers all species that have been recorded in Thailand, with magnificent colour plates covering most plumage variations. A Field Guide to the Birds of Thailand - Craig Robson A Field Guide to the Birds of Thailand - Boonsong Lekagul & Philip A Field Guide to the Water Birds of Asia – Bharat Bhushan A Photographic Guide to Mammals of Thailand & South-East Asia – Charles s A Field Guide to Mammals of Thailand – John Par. This is a pocket version companion to Birds of the Indian Subcontinent covering all the bird species found in India, Pakistian, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and the Maldives. The plates face the descriptions for quick at-a glance reference/5. A photographic guide to the birds of Thailand, including south east Asia and the Phillippines.

This is the most comprehensive photographic guide to the birds of India and the Indian subcontinent. Never before have so many of the region's species been illustrated in one book. The brilliant photographs--most of which appear here for the first time--have been carefully selected to show not only the most common Passerine and non-Passerine species, but also more elusive species and 3/5(4).   This guide will be helpful to visitors to Australia interested in bird watching as well as Australians interested in identifying bird populations."--Choice "If you prefer a photographic format as your field guide over an illustrated one, then this is the book you should choose for Australia."--Neil Calbrade, BTO News "This book goes way beyond /5(12). Shoot at high shutter speeds of 1/ and above to freeze the bird. For birds in flight and fast-action scenes, use even faster shutter speeds. For birds that are just sitting on benches and not being active, you can use slower shutter speeds of 1// and lower ISO for better image quality (a tripod or a monopod for slower shutter speeds. Biography. Bikram Grewal is the author of more than twenty books, including A Photographic Guide to the Birds of India and the Indian Subcontinent (Princeton).Sumit Sen is an expert birder and photographer whose work has been published in books and journals deep Singh runs the popular birding website Birds of India and is one of India's leading bird photographers.

Before this book, Grewal had already authored several similar bird photo books. They include the volume "Birds Of India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan And Sri Lanka" (), also published from Hong Kong (see this review by Bulbul Sharma in India Today, Nov ), "Photographic Guide to the Birds of the Himalayas" (), and "A Photographic.   Art of Bird Photography: The Complete Guide to Professional Field Techniques (Practical Photography Books) was published by Amphoto Books in Originally published in , this is the new edition that came out in This - page guide to bird photography using film cameras is available in paperback/5(46).   Best Guide for Visitors to the U.S.: The Crossley ID Guide: Eastern Birds. The great innovation of the new Crossley guide is the use of multiple photos for each species, showing the bird from the variety of angles that one might encounter in the field. However, the most useful elements are the large background habitat photos, putting each. Buy Birds of Argyll Hardback by ISBN: Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a g: birds of Thailand.

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Tuttle is proud to present the very first comprehensive photographic guide to the birds of mainland Southeast Asia, the Philippines and Borneo.

Included are the birds of Peninsular Malaysia, Thailand and Indochina, as well as those found in South China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. This book covers species and contains more than colour photographs/5(3). Birds of South-East Asia: A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines and Indonesia Paperback – April, : Morten Strange.

The general introduction to birds and bird watching in Thailand is also very informative and helpful. The big plus of this book is that it is very easy to navigate around because the book has illustrated page corner tabs with silhouettes most closely matching the bird you may have seen (e.g., herons, /5.

This little guide to the birds of Thailand is an excellent introduction for birdwatchers, residents and visitors to the country alike. It covers of the birds that are regularly seen in Thailand as well as a number of endemic species, with more than photographs of the birds.

A Photographic Guide to Birds of Thailand by Yen Fook Chew; Michael Webster A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition.

Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Bird Guide of Thailand - This pioneering field guide, first published incovers off the species known in Thailand at that time, making it far from complete from the avifauna currently known.

However, this is still a nice book and certainly one that Thailand birders will want to add to their collection, containing useful species accounts. A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Southeast Asia is the first comprehensive photographic guide to the birds of mainland Southeast Asia, the Philippines and Borneo.

It covers important bird species found in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam, as well as southern China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and the Philippines/5(12). The Princeton Field Guides include volumes on mammals as well as birds, with a penchant for out-of-the-way locations.

If your interest takes you there, any one of these Guides is a worthy investment you'll not regret. Bought this book before a trip to Thailand.

Used it Cited by: Thailand has many beautiful birds which are here for us to watch and enjoy. Over species have been found. In these galleries I list all bird species in Thailand which I have photographed.

so far. All bird species in Thailand which I have photographed. Thailand has a rich flora of birds, about species have been spotted.

Listed by last photographed first. Number in this gallery. Since the pictures are used for documentary purpose, some of them are not that sharp. When I take a better picture of a specie, I will replace it. Title: A Guide to the Birds of Thailand Published: Author: Philip D. Round & Boonsong Lekagul A ground-breaking book on publication with easy to refer to plates and indexes, unfortunately it is now out-of-date regarding Thailand's full avifauna.

The birds of Thailand are mainly typical of the Indomalaya ecozone, with affinities to the Indian subcontinent to the west, and, particularly in Southern Thailand, with the Sundaic fauna to the southeast.

The northern mountains are outliers of the Tibetan Plateau, with many species of montane birds. Mark Riemersma May Hello I'm north of Chiang Mai and yesterday there was a very large bird bending the bows of a tree, at least 90cm from head to tip of a long straight tail, a very large curved beak and the distinctive red skin on the head, Looking at your Gallery the only similar bird is the Pheasant, Any Ideas, By the time I got my camera it was too far away.

This book is a masterpiece work and a must-have reference book for bird watchers in Thailand. It was first published in I got this book as a gift from one of my good friends in /5.

South-East Asia offers an array of spectacular and unusual birds. This illustrated work displays over birds to be found in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and the Phillipines. It offers advice on how to locate and identify them in the field; facts on behaviour, feeding, breeding and migrating habits; and information on threatened or endangered species in each country.

Thailand is the mecca of birding in Southeast Asia. It's convenient to get to and get around, and its birdlife is wondrously diverse, exotic, and plentiful. With Birds of Thailand, Craig Robson and fourteen leading illustrators give us the most up-to-date, comprehensive, and concise field guide to this magnificent country's rich avifaunal /5(16).

Buy A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Southeast Asia: Including the Philippines and Borneo Reprint by Morten Strange (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(11).

Photography sourced in part from VIREO, the worldwide bird photography collection of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. American Sparrow Hawk. Birds of Thailand - Published in this field guide was based on the taxonomy used in Handbook of the Birds of the World with several new plates created on consultation with the authors.

Inclusion of all subspecies know to occur in Thailand makes this book excellent as it makes it relevant to all taxonomies while antipating future splits.

Birds of South-East Asia: A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines and Indonesia Morten Strange New Holland. "South-East Asia offers an array of spectacular and unusual birds. This illustrated work displays over birds to be found in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and the Phillipines.

Buy Field Guide to the Birds of Thailand (Helm Field Guides) by Craig Robson (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(18). The current monograph, Hornbills of the World: A Photographic Guide, is long overdue. The more than colour photographs of these birds that illustrate the book were all taken in their natural environment, except for two that were taken in n: Originally published by Om Book in as A Pictorial Field Guide to Birds of India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

"This is the only comprehensive photographic field guide to the birds of the entire Indian subcontinent. Every distinct species and subspecies--some 1, in all--is covered with photographs, text, and maps.

Thailand is probably the most popular destination for tourists in Asia, and birders have long travelled there to observe its wealth of wildlife. This comprehensive guide to the birds of Thailand is an indispensable field reference for birdwatchers, residents and visitors to the country alike.

It covers all species that have been recorded in Thailand, with magnificent colour plates. Thailand, "the land of smiles," is one of the oldest countries in Southeast Asia, with unique food, culture, language, and lifestyle. These are reasons enough to visit this friendly country, but add to them biogeography: Thailand's position at an ornithological crossroads.

Buy Guide to the Birds of Thailand 1st edition by Lekagul, Boonsong, Round, Philip D., Komolphatin, Kamol, Wongkalasin, Mongkol (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.3/5(1).

Buy A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Indonesia 2nd by Morten Strange (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(28). With Birds of Thailand, Craig Robson and fourteen leading illustrators give us the most up-to-date, comprehensive, and concise field guide to this magnificent country's rich avifaunal heritage in recent years, covering/5.

It is worth noting that although Black Drongo is listed as being resident in Robson's Field Guide to the Birds of Thailand, in reality most birds are migrants are of the migrant race, particularly in open-country and smaller numbers of the resident race remain in Thailand in the wet season, and most of those in lightly wooded parkland situations.

About this book. Language: English with trilingual index with English, Thai, and scientific nomenclature. Please note, this is a reissue of the second edition of A Field Guide to the Birds of Thailand, formerly on the natural history list of New Holland publishers.

Birds of Thailand This field guide has set new standards in identifying birds in the wild in Thailand. With the most up-to-date taxonomy of any publication this is the book you need if you are birdwatching in Thailand.Get this from a library! Birds of South-East Asia: a photographic guide to the birds of Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines, and Indonesia.

[Morten Strange].Over native species are included in the book, each description supported by a clear colour photograph taken where possible in the bird's natural habitat. As well as the commoner species likely to be encountered - colourful birds such as the Gold-fronted Leafbird, Red Munia and Monal Pheasant - the guide also focuses on some of the rarer.