Friday, 29 November 2013

A very amiable young Kestrel

Juvenile Kestrel


This young kestrel was having a fine time hunting along a stretch of the South Cornish coast yesterday and was incredibly approachable for photography.

On his back you could just see his adult plumage coming through as his moult progresses.


Juvenile Kestrel 

Juvenile Kestrel with adult feathers just coming through.

3 comments:

Stephen Portlock said...

Stunning shots mate!

harvey Kendall said...

Superb photo - amazing clarity

anthony miners said...

Great images Adrian love the young Kestrel.