19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Unexpected visitor - Sparrowhawk

It is autumn and birds feed on Rowan-berries. Suddenly they all take flight into bushes and a Sparrowhawk lands and then takes off 5 seconds later. The other birds emerge after 10 minutes and continue feeding

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Mark Prescott