Photographer captures red kites diving and battling from his back garden during lockdown by Mark Rol

Image 9 of 15
< Prev Next >
SN_KITES_BACK_GARDEN_07.jpg
Pictured:  Red Kites in the sky, witnessed from Photographer Mark Rolphs' garden in Ceredigion, Wales. <br />
<br />
Two majestic red kites provide free lockdown entertainment by doing battle in the skies above a Welsh garden.   The birds of prey swoop and dive, competing over small morsels of food in mid-air.<br />
<br />
The pictures were taken by hobby photographer Mark Rolph, on his property in the village of Penuwch, Ceredigion, where he he says he s sometimes lucky enough to see as many as 30 kites circling above his house.   The 54 year old retired civil servant said: "The kites battle and tumble with each other in the skies above our land, usually over food or potentially seeking a partner.  SEE OUR COPY FOR DETAILS<br />
<br />
Please byline: Mark Rolph/Solent News<br />
<br />
© Mark Rolph/Solent News & Photo Agency<br />
UK +44 (0) 2380 458800