Defensive Posture by Andrea Cowart on Capture Memphis // After awhile, it aggravated me watching this pipevine continuously bullying the Black Swallowtail. I wanted to swat at it, and was actually hoping a Kestrel or Mississippi Kite would swoop down and snatch the pipevine for a snack
A beautiful Red Kite (milvus milvus). The lucky Europeans, and people in the United Kingdom, Ireland and that area of the world who get to see this beautiful, agile bird of prey. This particular photo was taken during a snow fall in Sweden by Henrik Just.