Brown Falcon: Making it Look Easy
Brown Falcon, Falco berigora
Spent nearly half an hour with this bird, it kept going back to one spot, then flying off and hunting in the general area, then returning to sit for 5 -6 minutes.
Such a classic Brown hunt, I should have twigged its intentions.
Then it left the perch, swooped up to a tall tree, and sat.
I've a theory that Browns map everything. It took it all in, worked out its attack point, its exit point, and no doubt a plan B
Then it dropped. No wingflap. Dropped.
And in the next frame it turned with the snake well controllled.
Gotta Love Browns