The Little Rann of Kutch, which means “salty desert”, expands across nearly 4,953 sq km of mudflats edged by salt pans and sandy islands in Gujarat. Visit the Little Rann of Kutch between October and March; birdwatching is best from November to February. The arid wonderland is alive with wild ass, blackbuck, desert fox and more. Say hello to some of its beautiful residents in the following photos.
Sandeep Mall may be a businessman by profession but his real passion lies in the wilderness. One of the founders at Saevus Wildlife Magazine, he travels and photographs moments from the wild. He has won photography awards at DJMPC 2014 and Cameraderie 2014.