This Stellar’s Jay (Cyanocitta stelleri) found a fruit that barely fit in-beak. The bird quickly carried the meal into a nearby tree. After landing and securing the meal, the jay then let out a series of calls, seemingly to announce to the world that it had absconded with a major find.
Canon Rebel T1i (500D)
Canon EF 300mm 1:4 L IS USM
1/400 sec, f / 5.6, -1/3 EV, ISO 160
Botanical Gardens, University of British Columbia
09 Sep 2010