As we were on our way out of our room in Sweetwaters Camp after another great week-end, I spotted this woodpecker on a tree. I dropped the suitcase I was carrying and grabbed my camera. I approached very cautiously and managed to get several shots of the bird before it flew off.
Nikon D700, Sigma 150-500mm OS at 500mm, F6.3, 1/800s, ISO 800, handheld
Location: Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Sweetwaters Camp, Nanyuki, Kenya
Photographer: Arnaud Germain