21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Chestnut-headed Bee-eater taking an insect to the nest

A Chestnut-headed Bee-eater had chicks in a nearby nest and was hunting for flying insects. It has just captured an a smallish insect which will become food for some hungry chicks.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: George Town, Malaysia
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark III
Copyright: © Graeme Guy