As it happens I've discovered it wasn't such a rare occurrence, having spotted similar 'discards' in a few other photos as well that I hadn't noticed before.
But I went one better yesterday as I actually managed to catch a blue-tailed damsel in mid-poo in a sequence of photos I only noticed on checking through them last night.
Here goes :
|Ordinary picture of a blue-tailed damsel at rest . . . but hold on,|
what's that globule appearing at the rear end?
|Looks like a bit of a tortoise head to me . . .|
|Whatever it is, it's getting bigger!|
|Yip, that's a chod all right ! but it's a case of|
now you see it . . .
|. . . and now you don't!|
|Anyone got any paper ?|
Can't believe how pleased with meself I am :-) Yeah, maybe I should get out more . . .