These were taken at Loch Na keal - Isle of Mull 2011. THIS PHOTOGRAPH HAS JUST COME 2nd IN THE NATURE PRINTS SECTION OF THE LANCASHIRE AND CHESHIRE PHOTOGRAPHIC UNION ANNUAL COMPETITION
Thursday, 9 February 2012
This male Sparrowhawk has just eaten a Pigeon on the branch it is sitting on. One of my favourite birds and I just love the way they fly in and out like some stealth predator, catch it's prey then fly off.