Beautiful Vermillion Gnatcatcher. They fly off their roost and make about a 20-30 foot arc, catching gnats in the warm air, landing back at the same spot, sometimes other spots.
Tried hard to get the head angle toward the sensor. High Noon lighting.
D500 w/ 200-500 lens. Both handheld at 500mm, 1/2500 sec, f/8, ISO 500