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about new

My name is Tjarda de Rooij. I am a full time traveler and amateur photographer. On my website I will show you the beautiful things I have seen while traveling. I have a passion for photography focussed mainly on Wildlife and Nature. I take a lot of joy out of seeing animals in the wild and go above and beyond to see as many as a can.

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portfolio

birdlife

As a bird nerd I’m always on the lookout to spot a specie that I have not seen before.


wildlife

100% wild animals observed in their natural habitat.


Landscape

From forests to oceans to mountains. Have a look at these beautiful locations


culture

people and cities all over the world

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checklist

Whenever I see a animal in the wild I try to find out which specie it is and add it to my list. This helps me gain more knowledge plus it helps me set goals to see more animals.

Below is a list of the animals that I have seen recently. You can also download the full checklist if you are interested in all the beautiful creatures that I have seen and determent.

Birds

  • Eastern Rosella, Auckland
  • Little Spotted Kiwi, Tiritiri Matangi Island
  • Brown Teal, Tiritiri Matangi Island
  • Little Blue Penguin, Tiritiri Matangi Island
  • Australasian Gannet, Tiritiri Matangi Island
  • Spotless Crake, Tiritiri Matangi Island
  • North Island Takahe, Tiritiri Matangi Island
  • Variable Oystercatcher, Tiritiri Matangi Island
  • Red-breasted Dotterel, Tiritiri Matangi Island
  • Red-billed Gull, Tiritiri Matangi Island
  • White-fronted Tern, Tiritiri Matangi Island
  • New Zealand Pigeon, Tiritiri Matangi Island
  • Red-crowned Parakeet, Tiritiri Matangi Island
  • Tui, Tiritiri Matangi Island
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Contact

for any enquiries, comments or questions please contact me. Cheers!