Twisted!

£ 100

Location

Yala National Park

Species

Common King Fisher (Alcedo atthis)

Photographer

Raveendra Siriwardene

Size of your Print (In Inches) – 16” x 24” photograph printed in Canvas and stretch framed.

The Full Description Is Below

1 in stock

Description

Description

In April of 2016, I was parked on the main road adjacent to Kohombagaswala within the confines of Yala National Park. The air was thick with anticipation as we suddenly heard the piercing alarm call of a deer, signaling the proximity of a predator- a leopard.Time seemed to stretch as we patiently waited, our hearts pounding with excitement. My jeep driver, the ever-observant Kalu, alerted me to the presence of a common Kingfisher perched in close proximity. Given the time of day, nearing noon, I presumed the bird would soon catch a fish for its lunch. My presumption proved accurate,in a breathtaking display of precision and skill, the Kingfisher dived into the water, disappearing beneath the surface for a fleeting moment and triumphantly returning with a prize fit for a king – a frog clasped firmly in its beak..Though I may not have immortalized the leopard’s majestic presence through the lens of my camera, the unexpected encounter with the Kingfisher and its astonishing catch will forever remain etched in my memory.

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Delivery Terms

Delivery Terms

Option 1 - You can collect your print from the Sri Lankan High Commission between the 4th and the 8th of November 2023.
Option 2 - We can also arrange delivery of your print at an extra charge to your address. The delivery charge will be communicated to you over the Telephone and will be based on the actual cost charged by the courier.