Kapok tree, also called punga and munguba, in flower. Pacaya Samiria Reserve, Loreto, Peru ("Pseudobombax munguba", Malvaceae).
Horned screamers are difficult to photograph because they don't stick around when you approach them. Slowly, eventually, I will get an interesting shot of this iconic Amazonian species ("Anhima cornuta", Anhimidae).
Buttress roots of a tree in seasonally flooded forest, Loreto, Peru.