One Arctic Skua evening

Arctic Skuas are one of my favourite birds. Their swept-back wings, hooked beaks and pointed tail feathers make a distinctive silhouette. I spent many evenings with them this summer, watching them hunt Puffins for their fish.

Arctic Skua - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

As afternoon turned to evening, and evening turned to night, I could still see them, flying fast against fabulous skies.

Arctic Skua - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

Their hunt went on as I turned for home.

Arctic Skua - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

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