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Murder In The Back Garden

By iainmac
This photo was taken on Sunday 30th January after a Sparrow Hawk had killed a Feral Pigeon in or over my garden late morning.

Tags: Sparrow hawk bird prey garden

Voters: Badgerfred, Devon_Wild, Len1950 and 7 more


Devon_Wild 11 8 1 England
2 Feb 2011 4:25PM
Great capture, nice and sharp, just like its talons.
2 Feb 2011 4:27PM
Really sharp shot with good detail.

2 Feb 2011 4:34PM
Sad, But an excellent capture !

saeidNL 12 3 Netherlands
2 Feb 2011 4:52PM
Excellent capture,love it,
iainmac 12 2 Scotland
2 Feb 2011 4:57PM
Thanks for the comments guys. Strangely enough there was no noise so the Sparrowhawk must have been very swift in its approach. It was supposed to be RSPB Gardenwatch day but there were no birds visiting the garden for several hours after this.
VidB 13 11 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2011 7:34PM
Well captured with good detail, well done
NeilWigan Plus
11 17 16 England
2 Feb 2011 11:58PM
Great capture with detail.

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