Raggiana Bird-of-paradise, (Paradisaea raggiana) is the national bird of Papua New Guinea; in 1971 this species, was made the national emblem & included on the national flag. It is distributed widely in southern and northeastern New Guinea, where its name is kumul. It is also known as cenderawasih. As requested by Count Luigi Maria D'Albertis, the epithet raggiana commemorates the Marquis Francis Raggi of Genoa.
Bare-throated tiger heron (Tigrisoma mexicanum)
Flat-faced Long-horned Beetle (Aegomorphus genus, subfamily Lamiinae) Location - Pahang Malaysia shooting techniques - Handheld stack in 6 pic exposure - 1/100sec|f20|iso400 My equipment - Nikon D7100+Tokina100mm+Extension Tube 36mm+RaynoxDCR250+DIY diffuser top 45 degrees+DIY Twin Reflector+DIY diffuser model lighting post process - CS6y photo by Jerung B. H