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Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)

By teocali
A near full frame capture of a wild Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis), taken from a low POV about 19.2m away. I think the bird is a first year Light juvenile, but perhaps somebody might put me right. The bird was perching high in pine trees in a friend's garden in Chatham, Cape Cod, MA where we have just spent a few weeks' holiday.

My thanks to you all for your support of my last upload a few weeks ago - hope to catch up with you all soonSmile

Tags: Light Usa Wild Hawk Raptor Juvenile Ma Cape cod Red-tailed Wildlife and nature First year

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Comments


2 Oct 2013 9:37AM
Sylvia, this is a beautiful image making exceptionally good use of the lens combination.

Mike

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2 Oct 2013 9:55AM
Beautifully captured Smile

Danny
ColleenA Plus
4 322 4 Australia
2 Oct 2013 10:21AM
A superb capture , well done
well spotted and captured Sylvia.

David
DerekL 11 167 24 England
2 Oct 2013 11:07AM
Lovely image Sylvia.
Nice sharp detail especially the beautiful eye.

Derek
TonyDy Plus
7 5 2 United Kingdom
2 Oct 2013 12:01PM
Cracking shot, Sylvia.
Tony
CaroleS Plus
6 424 3 United Kingdom
2 Oct 2013 12:39PM
A super shot, great detail especially in the eye.
RonnieAG Plus
7 153 116 Scotland
2 Oct 2013 1:41PM
An excellent shot, detail immaculately captured and with a fine 'pose' provided by the subject.
Ronnie.
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
2 Oct 2013 2:08PM
Superb detail in this great image.
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
2 Oct 2013 3:05PM
Excellent Image!!
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
2 Oct 2013 3:09PM
Outstandingly beautiful Sylvia with a superb display of plumage detail. Cracking good pose and presentation.GrinGrinGrin
Ron
2 Oct 2013 4:37PM
super shot Sylvia,
Alan
2 Oct 2013 8:06PM
A lovely shot of this Beautiful bird, Sylvia!. Cracking shot!Smile
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
2 Oct 2013 8:13PM
Super image Sylvia - that's a real fierce look.
Brian.
MalcolmM Plus
11 578 5 Scotland
2 Oct 2013 11:51PM
Lovely detail. Saw a few of these in Alberta last month....
Trev_B 9 151 68 England
3 Oct 2013 7:40AM
Beautiful Sylvia.... gorgeous detail.

Trev
3 Oct 2013 12:23PM
Great capture in what looks to be very tricky light conditions.

Phil.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
3 Oct 2013 2:09PM
Superb capture and detail Sylvia
Helen
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
3 Oct 2013 6:43PM
A fantastic shot of this majestic bird, you've caught him/her in some wonderful light

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