Don't Fence Me In

By NaturesHaven
Sparrowhawk nearly caught me out, it flew in over the hedge low and fast and then decided to land on our fence and pose before heading off............

Tags: Wildlife Nature General Bird Bird of prey Sparrowhawk Wildlife and nature

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Stunning photo nicely caught, lovely and crisp you have captured the characture of this bird of prey beautifully.

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bagman 6 65 United States
7 Oct 2011 6:14PM
I love these little guys .they dart around so fast trying to capture other small birds , mice ,squirrel,s.
wonderfully capture.
7 Oct 2011 6:26PM
Very nicely worked.

John Smile
RonnieAG Plus
7 154 117 Scotland
7 Oct 2011 6:40PM
Given the unexpected nature of this shot I suppose it might be regarded as a "grab shot" which makes it all the more remarkable: excellent detail and colours, and captured in fine detail.
podgod 13 513 3 United Kingdom
7 Oct 2011 6:49PM
Cracking shot, caught the eyes really well.
dewie 7 9 United Kingdom
7 Oct 2011 8:18PM
Very nice - the colours and bg are super! I hardly ever see these in my garden.

hasslebladuk 7 1 6 United Kingdom
8 Oct 2011 12:37AM
A cracking shot
SlowSong Plus
9 7.0k 30 England
8 Oct 2011 3:07PM
Wow, well done for catching one. They move so fast. Excellent shot and great to see one so clearly.
Mike_Young 10 12 9 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2011 9:47AM
Fabulous image
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
9 Oct 2011 6:33PM
A real belter, the eye contact is exceptional
DannoM 8 58 England
10 Oct 2011 1:02PM
stunning bird and shot, was watching one in the garden on the weekend...not easy to get a shot and you have nailed it
10 Oct 2011 5:29PM
Cracking capture well done.
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
11 Oct 2011 10:12PM
superb detail, great pose AND perfect composition. and the expression in his eyes is amazing
BrianSS 10 387 39 England
18 Oct 2011 8:39PM
Superb absolutely superb Grin
Ingleman 10 9 4
7 Jan 2012 6:24PM
Very impressive. Who would want to be a sparrow, caught in those headlights!
10delboy 4 2 United Kingdom
22 Mar 2013 11:51AM
Great shot good detail like it,well done.

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