Brown Snake Eagle

16 August 2011

The timing on this was so lucky. We saw the eagle in the tree watching a large Secretary bird with something in the grass.

After a few moments it dived down from its perch and stole this half-eaten snake from the Secretary bird and flew off.

Focal Length:353mm
Aperture:f/5.6
ISO:800
Exposure:1/2500 sec
Tags
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