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I spent about two weeks in Malaysian Borneo after peninsular Malaysia and Thailand. It was my favorite part of the six week Southeast Asia trip I did - great birds and easy access to excellent forest, especially in the Danum Valley and Mt. Kinabalu National Park. I had only digiscoping gear this time, and my lack of a decent SLR cost be some great shots. I still managed a few decent shots; my favorites are the Whiskered Treeswift and Buff-necked Woodpecker. The Whitehead's Broadbill was terribly backlit, but I included it anyway since it is such a rare bird and I felt pretty lucky to even see it.

Chestnut-necklaced Partridge - Arborophila charltonii
Chestnut-necklaced Partridge
Arborophila charltonii

Mountain Serpent-Eagle - Spilornis kinabaluensis
Mountain Serpent-Eagle
Spilornis kinabaluensis

Blyth's Hawk-Eagle - Spizaetus alboniger
Blyth's Hawk-Eagle
Spizaetus alboniger

Mossy-nest/Black-nest Swiftlets - Aerodramus salangana/maximus
Mossy-nest/Black-nest Swiftlets
Aerodramus salangana/maximus
Black-nest Swiftlets on the right, Mossy-nest on the left. (D3)

Whiskered Treeswift - Hemiprocne comata
Whiskered Treeswift
Hemiprocne comata

Diard's Trogon - Harpactes diardii
Diard's Trogon
Harpactes diardii

Whitehead's Trogon - Harpactes whiteheadi
Whitehead's Trogon
Harpactes whiteheadi
Juvenile. (D3)

Golden-naped Barbet - Megalaima pulcherrimus
Golden-naped Barbet
Megalaima pulcherrimus

Buff-necked Woodpecker - Meiglyptes tukki
Buff-necked Woodpecker
Meiglyptes tukki
Male. (D3)

Whitehead's Broadbill - Calyptomena whiteheadi
Whitehead's Broadbill
Calyptomena whiteheadi

Sunda Cuckoo-shrike - Coracina larvata
Sunda Cuckoo-shrike
Coracina larvata
Female. (D3)

Flavescent Bulbul - Pycnonotus flavescens
Flavescent Bulbul
Pycnonotus flavescens

Eyebrowed Jungle-Flycatcher - Vauriella gularis
Eyebrowed Jungle-Flycatcher
Vauriella gularis

Verditer Flycatcher - Eumyias thalassinus
Verditer Flycatcher
Eumyias thalassinus

Spotted Fantail - Rhipidura perlata
Spotted Fantail
Rhipidura perlata

Ashy Drongo - Dicrurus leucophaeus
Ashy Drongo
Dicrurus leucophaeus

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