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One of the most mesmerising sights in the Northern Congo is the massive flocks of thousands upon thousands of African Green Pigeons (Treron calva) gathering at Lango Bai.

congo african green pigeons

The sound of their wing beats as they descend and take flight in unison fills the air in every direction.

Location: Parc National d’Odzala-Kokoua, Republic of the Congo.

Camera: Nikon D3s. Nikon 200-400 f4. ISO 2200. f11 @ 1/2000 Sec. Lexar 600x media.

Interested in travelling to the Congo? Check out this first hand experience by Tim Jackson.


Originally from California, Dana has lived and worked in Southern, Central and East Africa for the past twenty-five years. He currently resides in Zimbabwe. Dana founded PhotoSafari in 1991 and has led small groups of enthusiastic visitors around Africa for many years. Millions of viewers have enjoyed his images through various publications, cards, calendars and books.