I was trying to identify the big bird of prey perched on top of a dead tree and was taking some pictures when the lilac breasted roller flew past to have a go at the snake eagle. I only had one shot of the encounter as the roller flew off straight away.
Nikon D700, Sigma 150-500mm OS at 500mm, F6.3, 1/8000s, ISO 1600, handheld
Location: Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya
Photographer: Arnaud Germain