Catch!

by Gerrie van Vuuren
(Pilanesberg)

Pied Kingfisher with Catch

Pied Kingfisher with Catch

Often seen but seldom captured is the Pied Kingfisher emerging from the water with a catch.

I was fortunate enough to capture the action when this one was successfull. Taken at the Mankwe hide at Lake Mankwe.

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Dec 11, 2009
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Superb action shot!
by: Jean

This is great timing - most of my kingfisher shots are of the tail disappearing into the water or the ripples left in the water where the bird emerged from.

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