Fearless in flames
At the end of every winter, farmers generally burn the grass and reed to clean the land for upcoming crop. When the fire spreads across the land, small insects start coming out. Then the brave black drongo starts capitalizing on such a moment by eating them flying on the live fire. Avoiding the smoke-- created by this fire-- was the most challenging task besides the rapid change of exposure.The brave bird reminds me the legend of Phoenix...
"Fearless in flames" Triptych is a collection of 3 individual images which tell a story when put together. This is a visual story of bravery and ingenuity. Group these 3 remarkable images together for a greater viewer experience.
Photographer: Kallol Mukherjee
Size (inches): Fixed size
Framing: No framing done
Awards / Recognition
The Photographer / Artist
Kallol Mukherjee - India
Kallol is a passionate wildlife photographer, a story-teller, and painter (with camera). His main area of expertise is on creative rendition of birds and landscapes. Kallol has won some multiple national and international awards and some of his images have been published in leading nature & wildlife magazines of India and abroad including the WWF.
He states "I have always considered my life as a canvas which I have been trying to paint with different colours– colours extracted from nature, from life!"