Opportunist Scavenger!


Battleur Eagles are scavengers, but rarely seen on a left over kill or waiting near predators for their left over, the idea of letting go an opportunity of a free meal does not make sense.

This Battleur is seen scavenging on a nearly complete wildebeest carcass during the recent migration period.


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Sanjay Ojha

Sanjay Ojha 2014-10-26T02:07:54+0000

Nice shot and description as well




Model Canon EOS-1D Mark IV

Lens EF200-400mm f/4L IS USM

Focal Length 560mm

Shutter Speed 1/800

Aperture F8

ISO 400

Taken At Sat, Aug 9, 2014 8:19 PM

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