Welcome to Woodburn Mann Executive Search monthly calendar download. Woodburn Mann Executive Search makes the calendar months available to anyone who would like to have them as backgrounds on their computer screens. Each new month will be made available on the first of that month on this site. The photo title and story is at the bottom of this page.

To download this image and use it as a background on your desktop follow the instructions below:


1: right click on the image above and save target as
2: select the file folder where you want the image saved
3: download

4: click on START (windows desktop bottom left)
5: choose "control panel" and then click "display"
6: select "desktop" from the top menu tabs
7: click browse, go to the file where you saved the photo that you downloaded
8: double click it and it will appear in the box on the desktop panel.
9: highlight it by clicking on it , select "stretch" in the box under the "browse" button and then choose apply, click OK

The Early Bird

Early evening in the Linyanti region of Botswana, this Southern Red-Billed Hornbill was the “Early Bird that catches the worm”. It swooped down, grabbed the worm and then flew up and onto a branch where he proceeded to bash it about before finally swallowing it whole.

Southern Red-Billed Hornbill - Tockus rufirostris

A fairly small Hornbill with a rather short red bill. It has white-spotted wing coverts, pale face and white throat.

Nikon D5 with Nikkor VR 80-400mm f4.5-5.6G lens and a 1.4x Teleconverter, effective focal length 550mm 1/3200 sec @ f14, Auto ISO 4500

Photograph by Trevor Woodburn