This Sparrow hawk caught this wood pigeon in mid air right above my head. It then landed right in front of me and posed for this shot. There's never a big lens around when you need one but I feel extremely lucky to have witnessed such raw nature at this distance. Not so lucky for the woody eh?
|Camera:||Canon EOS 40D |
|Lens:||Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM |
|Recording media:||JPEG (digital)|
|Date Taken:||10 Dec 2011 - 11:19 AM|
|Lens Max Aperture:||f/7.1|
|Exposure Mode:||Aperture-priority AE|
|Flash:||Off, Did not fire|