Showing posts with label Birds of prey. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Birds of prey. Show all posts

African fish eagle

African fish eagle sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
African fish eagle
The National Bird of Zimbabwe, Zambia and South Sudan
The African fish eagle (Haliaeetus vocifer) or the African sea eagle – is a large species of eagle that is found throughout sub-Saharan Africa wherever large bodies of open water occur that have an abundant food supply. It is the national bird of Zimbabwe, Zambia and South Sudan.

Burrowing Owl

Burrowing Owl sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Burrowing Owl
Aruba's National Bird
The burrowing owl (Athene cunicularia) is a small, long-legged owl found throughout open landscapes of North and South America.

Golden Eagle

Golden eagle a bord painting by Artmagenta
Golden eagle

National Bird of Scotland, Germany, Afghanistan, Italy and Mexico.


Golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) is one of the best known birds of prey that is found in the northern hemisphere. The bird is missing in the desert areas and in the Arctic zone.

Philippine eagle

Philippine eagle sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Philippine eagle
Phillipine's National Bird.
The Philippine eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi), also known as the monkey-eating eagle forests in the Philippines.

Little Owl

Little Owl sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Little Owl
The little owl  is Greece's National Bird.

The little owl (Athene noctua) is a bird that inhabits much of the temperate and warmer parts of Europe, Asia east to Korea, and north Africa.

Lapland Owl

Great grey owl
The Lapland Owl also called the Great Grey Owl (Strix nebulosa) is an owl that is almost as large as the eagle owl. The Lapland owl has a relatively circumpolar distribution. It breeds in North America, from Lake Superior to Alaska's Pacific coast, and from Scandinavia and eastward across northern Asia. 

Bateleur Eagle

Bateleur Eagle bird painting by Artmagenta
Bateleur Eagle

The bateleur eagle (Terathopius ecaudatus) is endemic to Africa and small parts of Arabia. "Bateleur" is French for "Street Performer".

Montagu's Harrier

Montqagu's Harrier sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Montqagu's Harrier
Montagu's harrier (Circus pygargus) is a migratory bird breeding in Europe and northern Africa, east through Russia, Turkey, Iran and China. In winter the bird migrate to tropical Africa, India and the Maldives.
Montagu's harrier sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta.
Montqagu's Harrier

Gyrfalcon

Gyrfalcon sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Gyrfalcon
Iceland's National Bird
The Gyrfalcon (Falco rusticolus) occur in mountainous regions and on the tundra around the entire northern hemisphere. It occurs in Canada, USA, Mexico, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Finland, France, Greece, Russia and China.

Black Kite

Black Kite sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Black Kite
The Black Kite (Milvus migrans) is probably the earth's most numerous bird of prey. Black Kites breed in Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia.

Harpy Eagle

Harpy Eagle birdpainting by Artmagenta
Harpy Eagle
The national bird of Panama.

The harpy eagle (Harpia harpyja) is the largest and most powerful raptor found in the Americas. The harpy eagle is found from Mexico, through Central America and into South America to as far south as Argentina. The eagle is most common in Brazil.

Honey Buzzard

Honey Buzzard sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Honey Buzzard
Honey buzzard (Pernis apivorus) is a long migrants that breed in large parts of Europe and parts of Asia and winters in tropical Africa.

Osprey

Osprey is a bird painting by artist and illustrator Artmagenta
Osprey

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) are present on earth's every continent except Antarctica. In South America it is observed but without nesting.

Sparrowhawk

Sparrowhawk sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Sparrowhawk

Sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus) is a small bird of prey. The bird occurs from northwest Africa to much of the temperated and subtropical Eurasia. In Europe the sparrowhawk is the most common bird of prey.

Barn Owl

Barn Owl sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Barn Owl



The Barn Owl (Tyto alba) occur over large parts of the world, on every continent except Antarctica. The owl is a resident bird and stays in the same area from year to year.

Hobby Falcon

Hobby Falcon sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Hobby Falcon
Hobby (Falco subbuteo) is a medium sized hawk that is a skilled flyer. The Hobby occurs in larger parts of Europe. It is spread from the Atlantic coast to Kamchatka.

Common Buzzard

Common Buzzard, a bird sketch by Artmagenta
Common Buzzard
The Buzzard (Buteo buteo) is wide spread in the Palaearctic, ranging from the Azores in the west to Japan in the East. 

Spanish imperial eagle

Spanish imperial eagle a bird painting by Artmagenta
Spanish imperial eagle
Spain's national bird
The Spanish imperial eagle, Iberian imperial eagle or Adalbert's eagle (Aquila adalberti) is a threatened species of eagle that only occurs in central and south-west Spain, adjacent areas of Portugal and possibly northern Morocco.

Red-footed Falcon

Red-footed Falcon sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Red-footed Falcon
The red-footed falcon (Falco vespertinus) is found in eastern Europe and Asia. It is migratory, wintering in Africa.

Northern Goshawk

Northern Goshawk  sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Northern Goshawk

Goshawks  (Accipiter nisus) occur circumpolar over all the northern parts of the northern hemisphere, but its range extends as southerly to Morocco and Mexico.