Tim Laman


Tim has spent over 15 year traveling to Borneo. This is a collection of images from his many travels to the Indonesian island.

To see more images from Borneo please visit Tim Laman's Borneo's Rain Forest gallery on his Online Archive.

An aerial view of the Salak River with Mount Santubong in the distance.
Wallace's flying frog (Rhacophorus nigropalmatus) on a lichen-covered tree.
A western tarsier (Tarsius bancanus) clings to a tree at night.
An adult male Bornean Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) feeding on leaves.
Young male Borneo Pygmy Elephant peers at the photographer through tall grass.
A helmet bettle peers over the edge of a leaf.
Golden rays from sunset illuminate mist in the rain forest canopy of Borneo Island.
A cluster of small mushrooms grow on a log.
Paradise tree snake (Chrysopelea paradisi) in flight.2001 National Geographic Special Publication: “100 Best Pictures”
Rhinoceros hornbills (Buceros rhinoceros) perched high in the canopy of lowland rain forest.2002 Wildlife Photographer of the Year :  Highly commended - Wild Places
A proboscis monkey (Nasalis larvatus) and her four-week-old baby at rest in a tree.
Strangler fig (Ficus sp.) wrapping roots around its host tree.
Dawn mist in the rain forest canopy.
Rain forest interior view with Licuala palm along a stream.
Rhinoceros hornbill (Buceros rhinoceros) in flight though the rainforest of Borneo.
Anhinga or Snake Bird (Anhinga melanogaster) bursting from the water to take off.
Close-up of a cat snake (Boiga sp.).  It hunts mostly frogs and lizards at night.
Colugo or Flying Lemur gliding between trees at night in the rain forest.2001 Wildlife Photographer of the Year :  Highly Commended - Mammals
A young Borneo Pygmy Elephant swims across a river.
An endangered proboscis monkey (Nasalis larvatus) lands in the river when its flying leap falls short.2003 Communications Arts Awards:  Highly Commended - Editorial