André Luiz Silva

Thalurania glaucopis

Euphonia violacea

Ramphastos vitellinus

Porphyrio martinicus

A Purple Gallinule preparing its lunch.

Ramphodon naevius

Biggest hummingbird of Brazil's Atlantic Forest, around 14–16 cm long.

Little Nightjar

A male little nightjar that was protecting his nest.

Wanna a bite?

A White-eyed Parakeet eating some Brazilian cherry.

Red-necked Tanager

The Red-necked Tanager is found along the east coast of Brazil from Ceará to Rio Grande do Sul and into northern Argentina. They are found generally in the Atlantic Rain Forest, on forest borders but in scrub in the north east of Brazil.

Green-headed Tanager



Yellow-fronted Woodpecker

Another shot taking on a rainy day. The Yellow-fronted Woodpecker (Melanerpes flavifrons) is a species of bird in the Picidae family. It is found in Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and heavily degraded former forest.

Olive-green Tanager

Warming up

Brazilian Ruby

Red-breasted Toucan

The Red-breasted Toucan (Ramphastos dicolorus), also known as the Green-billed Toucan, is found in southern and eastern Brazil, eastern Paraguay and far north-eastern Argentina. It is primarily found in Atlantic Forest.

My hair is on fire

This is one of my favorite woodpeckers. I really love their "hair style". Sometimes when it is messed up by the wind they remember me Einstein, but in the way it is on this picture it reminds me of a famous Brazilian soccer player - Neymar. The dirty on its beak is from the tree wood.

Blue-billed Black-Tyrant

Black-capped Donacobius

Every time I do bird photography at a park near my house I try to find this species. I've saw them two times, long ago, and never after. Surprisingly I found one at a place totally away from its natural habitat.

Yelling - Magpie Tanager


Red-rumped Cacique

The Red-rumped Cacique's natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical swamps, and heavily degraded former forest.

True Blood

This was the first bird that I really wanted to have a picture of. It took me a while to get one but in my opinion no picture can give you the pleasure of seeing it personally.

Female Blue Dacnis

Rufous-collared Sparrow

My tongue is bigger than yours!

White-throated Hummingbird showing its tongue.

Lunch Time

Anú preto e filhotes Smooth-billed Ani family

Burnished-buff Tanager

Golden-chevroned Tanager

Scale-throated Hermit

Saffron Finch


White-throated Hummingbird



Black Jacobin resting

Do you like my hair?

A male Black-goggled Tanager

Ruby beauty

Brazilian Ruby

Swallow-tailed Hummingbird

Plain Parakeet

Ruby-crowned Tanager

Picture taken at home of a male ruby-crowned tanager. While eating or flying it is hard to see its ruby crown.

Green-barred woodpecker

Taken at Milton Marinho park, Ribeirao Pires, Sao Paulo

Scaled Woodcreeper


The Guardian

Fawn-breasted Tanager

Had a second change with this beauty.

Blond-crested Woodpecker

Surucua Trogon

The Surucua Trogon (Trogon surrucura) is a species of bird in the Trogonidae family. It is found in humid forest and nearby habitats in south-eastern Brazil, eastern Paraguay and far north-eastern Argentina.


Found mostly in open areas in southern Brazil, northeast Argentina, and Uruguay.

Orange-headed Tanager

Taken at home. . Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist shrubland, and heavily degraded former forest.

Southern Caracara

Lunch time

a male fawn-breasted tanager eating blackberries

White-throated Woodcreeper

Swallow-tailed Manakin

A female Swallow-tailed Manakin

Pyro prince

A male Vermilion Flycatcher.

The couple

A male and female blue dacnis.

I think he went that way

Cliff Flycatcher

Violet-capped Woodnymph

White-vented Violetear

Just a tiny piece of the puzzle

So long since I came to this site. Having some family health issues now I finally made my way back to this hobby that I love so much. This tiny guy is hard to find in the trees, but it's beauty is way bigger than its size.

Brazilian Ruby

White-tailed Hawk

Family Meeting