fbpixel

Cooper's Hawk


Posted by Karl Egressy on Sun Feb 16, 2020 7:03 am

All times are UTC - 5 hours

Reply to topic  
 First unread post  | 9 posts | 
Image
Taken in my backyard from inside through the slightly open sliding door. It was feeding on a poor Dark-eyed Junco.

Nikon D500
Nikon 300 f 4.0 PF + 1.4 III
ISo1600
f 5.6
1/250 s


Last edited by Karl Egressy on Sun Feb 16, 2020 5:08 pm, edited 2 times in total.

User avatar
Posted by:
Karl Egressy
Forum Contributor
Location: Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Member #:00988
Posts: 33598
Joined: 11 Dec 2004

   

by AForns on Sun Feb 16, 2020 8:17 am
User avatar
AForns
Lifetime Member
Posts: 25778
Joined: 07 Dec 2003
Location: Coral Gables, FL
Member #:00233
Wow !! Difficult to take my ayes away from this one Karl !! So well presented and great colors and detail ant that bird !!! Big Congrats !!!
Alfred Forns
NSN 0233

In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.
Yogi Berra
 

by david fletcher on Sun Feb 16, 2020 10:22 am
User avatar
david fletcher
Lifetime Member
Posts: 20748
Joined: 24 Sep 2004
Location: UK
Member #:00525
AForns wrote:
Wow !!  Difficult to take my ayes away from this one Karl !!  So well presented and great colors and detail ant that bird !!!  Big Congrats !!!


Plus one!  
Make your life spectacular!
 

by Ron Day on Sun Feb 16, 2020 3:29 pm
User avatar
Ron Day
Moderator
Posts: 13606
Joined: 05 Sep 2003
Member #:00819
I love the way the hawk is illuminated with the dark surroundings, Karl. A great behavioral and action shot.
 

by Eia on Sun Feb 16, 2020 4:44 pm
Eia
Forum Contributor
Posts: 276
Joined: 09 Dec 2009
Location: Southwest
Amazing! Love the color and detail.
~AnnaMaria~
 

by peter makuch on Sun Feb 16, 2020 6:34 pm
peter makuch
Forum Contributor
Posts: 1984
Joined: 13 Jun 2014
Member #:02075
nice one, not so far to go on this one, perfect KARL.
 

by Carol Clarke on Sun Feb 16, 2020 7:30 pm
User avatar
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator
Posts: 61095
Joined: 22 Aug 2003
Location: Bucks, UK. In tune with Nature.
Member #:00067
What an opportunity for you, and you certainly made the most of it with this superb capture, Karl!

Carol.
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator.


"When the power of love is greater than the love of power,
the world will know peace"....Jimi Hendrix.

NSN0067
 

by Sharon Hallowell on Sun Feb 16, 2020 8:53 pm
Sharon Hallowell
Lifetime Member
Posts: 236
Joined: 04 Jul 2007
Location: Bucks Co, PA
Member #:01205
Super details on a very impressive behavioral image. Poor Junco. Sharon
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Wed Feb 19, 2020 8:17 am
User avatar
Cynthia Crawford
Moderator
Posts: 14030
Joined: 10 Jun 2006
Location: Vermont
Member #:00733
Terrific shot! Such detail! Our poor Juncos always seem to get hit too, though I rarely see the predator-just a few feathers. Wonderful opportunity you had for a close view while the hawk was busy feasting.
Cynthia (Cindy) Crawford-Moderator, Photo & Digital Art
web site: http://www.creaturekinships.net
"If I Keep a Green Bough in My Heart, the Singing Bird Will Come"  Chinese Proverb
 

Display posts from previous:  Sort by:  
9 posts | 

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group