Hobby (Falco subuteo) This fast little falcon is a summer visitor to the UK, frequently arriving at the same time as the swallows. Found usually in wetland areas where it specialises in catching Dragonflies from the air.
Hobby about to catch Dragonfly
On the wing clutching a dragonfly
Young hobby on the wing : September at Otmoor RSPB reserve.
About to snatch a cranefly.
On the wing in a blue sky
On the wing : against the moors and hedgerows
In a darkening sky