Photographer Captures Bird Catching A Free Ride On A Bigger Bird’s Stick

A Michigan wildlife photographer captured a unique, bizarre photo of a tiny bird catching a free ride on a larger bird’s stick.

Photographer Jocelyn Anderson was recently photographing an osprey (AKA Sea Hawk) at a pond when the curious encounter occurred.

“I’m a wildlife photographer in southeastern Michigan that is a big fan of birds,” Anderson tells PetaPixel. “I recently watched an osprey flying along the far edge of a pond and noticed that the osprey had picked up a follower, the red-winged blackbird.