Pelican flies with head upside down to make it's catch by Sushil Kanekal (11 images)

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This pelican flies with its head upside down as it adopts an unusual but effective method of catching its lunch. The hungry bird swooped down by the river in an attempt to catch a fish, but was unsuccessful so looped back round to prepare for another go.

After approaching the water, the pelican bent its neck down towards the water so it could catch the fish. Photographer Sushil Kanekal spent four hours watching the pelicans at Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary in Mandya, India, trying...
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