Carmine bee eaters trio
Kobus Saayman: Carmine bee eaters trio – award winning wildlife photographer.
Carmine bee eaters trio – The southern carmine bee-eater occurs across sub-equatorial Africa.Wikipedia
They are masters of ‘hawking’, a hunting technique where birds launch from a perch, catch an insect from mid-air and return to the same or a different perch. Carmine bee-eaters have even been known to use the backs of antelopes or Kori Bustards as roving perches.