I recently came across Tim Laman's photographs of the birds-of-paradise. Boy, are they astonishing. Can you believe these creatures, these beautiful creatures, exist in the same world as us? They're dressed up to the nines!
I also found this portrait of a hornbill unforgettable.
See more on Tim Laman's site.
Here's a behind the scenes video of how he gets these shots:
(discovered on notcot.org)