Osprey catch in Scotland by Michelle Coyle (6 images)

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An osprey swoops in to pluck its prey from a pond in the Scottish Highlands.

The predator circles the pond several times before diving into the water and grabbing a trout in its talons

Keen amateur photographer, Michelle Coyle captured these images in the early morning at Aviemore Ospreys Trout Pond in Cairngorms National Park, while on holiday with her husband.

Mrs Coyle, 56, said: "I felt very privileged to be able to watch this awesome bird...
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