Birds of East Africa - TrekLightly

Giant Kingfisher (Megaceryle maxima)

Over 3x larger than the Malachite Kingfisher (below). This one scared both of us when I was getting my very first photos of a kingfisher and it flew between us. I didn't see it coming but you can see the other bird did.

BirdGiant KingfisherMegaceryle maxima

From Africa 2013