The Great Argus is a species of pheasant native to the jungles of Borneo, Sumatra and the Malay Peninsula in southeast Asia. On the photo by Peter Stubbs a male tries to impress a female. — with Lucienne De Witte and Gladys Shephard.
Ruff, Philomachus Pugnax, in breeding plumage. This medium-sized wading bird (sandpiper) is highly gregarious, long-necked, and pot-bellied. It breeds in marshes and wet meadows across northern Eurasia.