ABOUT Incredible Birding TEAM
Khushboo Sharma , founder and director of birding tours and videography and works with team to ensure no natural history moments are missed in field A true spiritual leader for Himalayas , while in late twenties when most of women across India were busy with their schedules she was roaming across Himalayas for birds and her zest to see new species of birds make her a one of the few females in India who are into birding , and Now its like she breathes photography , she drinks photography she eats photography.
She is famous for spotting Owls and being her one of the favorites besides partridges her eyes always keenly keep on searching those fascinating beauties , with around 800+ species till the year 2015 she is among leading birders in India.
A birding trip with her can ensure for sightings of birds that are there in field but hardly seen , she scans the woods like an xray machine and highly camouflage species rarely get missed by her. With more than 300 trips to Himalayas alone she is for sure one of the most frequent visitors to sattal – a true birding paradise.She precisely work on schedules as well as documenting reality of Himalayas to the species list which is the biggest treasure of team Indian savanna. Team spirit and “NEVER SAY NO” attitude help her to reach for rare snow leopard and Himalayan Tahr in extreme inhabitant Himalayas .If you are brave enough to travel to lonely Himalayan places her tagline “The Best of Himalayas can be seen in night” Can do wonders
Rahul Sharma founder at Birds of Sattal and director of photography at Incredible Birding A Die heart nature lover and ace wildlife Photographer.
For Rahul working hours means “the time I open my eyes till the time I close my eyes – he think about photography” be its birds or wildlife or nature he always try to get best compositions in field.
So working for 17 or 18 hours a day for that perfect shot never make him tired of his passion.
Rahul has an encyclopedic knowledge in travel places especially extremely remote which are full of wildlife, from tracking rare red fox in hikkim region of Himalayas to thar desert for desert Fox he is passionate young photographer . His love for photography started from childhood with earlier days being spent in Kodak’s film rolls.
A travel enthusiast family that helped him to travel most of the places in childhood days, and thus love to take photographs and it gives him
Immense pleasure to be in a jungle.
After getting his first DSLR canon 20D in 2005.His love for birds was from school time, and he never forgot to feed them. This love becomes serious and photographing them in their natural habitat becomes his passion. “Wildlife photography” is not an easy passion, and if you get indulge you come to know it’s really tuff nuts to get single Image in wild, when he is in field he forgot everything else, and sometimes he found himself submerged into grey waters, Sometimes waterbeds with full of ticks and leeches. He is a True Bush men , from spending hour’s in remote himalayan caves to 50 degrees Celsius in desert he never get tired of chasing compositions . Some of His Favorite destinations are Sattal, Nanda Devi bio reserve, Okavango, Namibia, Kerguelen Islands, Pitcairn Island, Bouvet Island, Rift ,