1&2: The Black Capped Kingfisher / Pekaka Kopiah Hitam stood by the water's edge from an open branch and dove in for the catch. This early morning hunt brought in a crab, which he smack against the twig and swallow it whole. Mangroves of Langkawi 21/12/10, 8:00 am.
3&4: A surprise appearance after a long wet morning. He seems glad to be out anticipating the sun and an end to hunger.. Open fields and marshland, Sg. Balang, Muar 9/12/10, 10:30am.