Saddle-billed Stork

I just came across this photo of a saddle-billed stork, which I think is a stunning bird.  I feel a bit mean now calling one of it’s relatives creepy (see this post if you missed it Photo Challenge: Creepy

A beautiful saddle-billed stork watches the Sand River. May, 2015. 1/1000sec, f7.1, ISO 280
A beautiful saddle-billed stork watches the Sand River. May, 2015.
1/1000sec, f7.1, ISO 280