Red-backed Sea-eagle (Brahminy Kite) We call this in the Phils. LAWIN, is a medium-sized bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which also includes many other diurnal raptors such as eagles, buzzards and harriers. They are primarily found in the Indian subcontinent, Australia and the Philippines. This photo was taken at Malagos Garden Resort Aviary.

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  1. maganda talaga ang lawin..walang sinabi ang ibang mga ibon..

  2. What a beautiful bird. I love the stark contrast in the color of her feathers. Thanks for sharing it!

  3. My son is named after the sea eagle...E R N [his initials] which I wanted them to be when naming him.

    Gorgeous bird!!!

    Here's MINE --White Winged Dove sittin' in a tree C O O I N G!!
    [scroll down a bit in my Saturday post]

  4. What a beauty! I'm going to have to go and read more about this wonderful rapture!

  5. wow - what a wonderful picture. Haven't seen anything alike before. Please have you all a nice Sunday.

  6. Wow, that is an excellent shot. You can see each detail and what a wonderful capture of this gorgeous bird.