14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A Common Kestrel scanning for prey, Island of Texel (NL)
The photo is showing a Common Kestrel scanning the environment (dunes en some meadows) for prey. Whilst doing so the Kestrel is in a habit to 'stand still' in the air - it's called 'preying - cleverly flapping its wings..
© Frederik Kamst.
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||Nov. 16, 2016, 10:17 a.m.