Rigdon Currie has material from:
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California, USARigdon was born in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1930, was educated in the American South and completed his education at Harvard Business School in 1956 (and plans to attend his 50th reunion this spring). He spent his career in the burgeoning computer industry, including 17 years with Xerox Corporation and 15 years in high technology venture capital investing. He still serves on 5 boards.
He has been a photographer in some form for many years and took up video photography in 2000 during a trip to Cuba. He got into video because he starting listing to birds and travelling all over North America and the world. He found video the ideal way to keep a lively record of his trips.
Rigdon’s goal now is to see a representative of every bird family in the world. Thus, he is headed to Nepal, India, South Africa and Sierra Leone this year.
This goal takes him to great places, beautiful and fascinating birds and interesting people. He is currently at 175 families.
This interest led to his subscription to the Handbook of the Birds of the World series which he has thoroughly enjoyed.
IBC Personal statistics:
- First material posted on 27 February 2006
- Number of videos posted: 308 covering 258 species (2.59%)
- Number of photos posted: 0 covering 0 species (0%)
- Number of sounds posted: 0 covering 0 species (0%)
Material by Rigdon Currie on IBC
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Yellow-plumed Honeyeater (Lichenostomus ornatus)
A slow motioned shot of a bird on a branch Locality Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (Monotypic species) 30 September 2002 06 August 2008 8 sec 2.8
Singing Honeyeater (Lichenostomus virescens)
A bird preening Locality Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (Monotypic species) 30 September 2002 06 August 2008 10 sec 2.4
Red-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus elegans)
A breeding male raising its tail and turning around on a branch Locality Western Australia, Australia (Monotypic species) 30 September 2002 06 August 2008 20 sec 3.8
White-winged Fairy-wren (Malurus leucopterus)
A close view of a breeding male looking around Locality Port Gawler, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia (ssp leuconotus) 30 September 2002 06 August 2008 6 sec 3.3
Splendid Fairy-wren (Malurus splendens)
A breeding male perched, looking around and flying away Locality Wungong Reservoir, Armadale, Western Australia, Australia (ssp splendens) 30 September 2002 06 August 2008 7 sec 2.2
Yellow-throated Miner (Manorina flavigula)
Three birds in a tree, two of them flying away Locality Western Australia, Australia 30 September 2002 06 August 2008 6 sec 3
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