Taken on 02/08/2009
© Rob Smith
Saw two of these birds fighting but wasn't able to get camera on it in time. Had to wait another 2 hours for one of them to make another (brief) appearance but was then able to get my closest shots yet.
Canon 1DMk III 800mm f5.6.
Chelmarsh Reservoir, Shropshire
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