Tres Aves

Tres Aves

Three avian species that inhabitant the western slope of the Ecuadorian Andes at 1500 meters elevation.  Clockwise from upper left, Moustached Antpitta, Russet-crowned Warbler, and Rufous-capped Brushfinch.  To see Tres Aves in an on line exhibit concerning habitat protection, click here.

Oil on canvas, 25 x 34 inches.

Owner:  Iain Campbell, Quito, Ecuador

 

La Paz

La Paz

Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 inches.

Chucao

Chucao

A tapaculo of south central Chile with an amazingly loud song that often ends with, "chu-caooo."

Oil on board, 9.5 x 12 inches.

Peyruis at Dusk

Peyruis at Dusk

Oil on canvas, 11 x 14 inches.

See this piece as it appears in Peyruis, by Charles Hood, in the section "Book Illustrations."

Violet-tailed Sylph

Violet-tailed Sylph

A spectacular Andean hummingbird.  One of many in this area of Latin America.

Oil on board, 10 x 12.5 inches.