18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Clash of the Hunters

Ashy prinias are insectivorous birds. Drongos go after anything and everything, even other birds, much bigger than them. This is the first time I saw a black drongo actively hunt a baby ashy prinia.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Bengaluru, India
Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Copyright: © Saravana Siddhavarapu