Urban Predator

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Scott Reeve

Great detail. Love the sharpness of the eye!

Description
I watched this Juvenile Red Tailed Hawk hunt from up top a hydro pole, shortly after he dove down into the grass in the ditch by the road and mantled whatever it caught for a few moments before taking off with it clutched in its talons with some grass dangling as well. It flew in my direction before flying up over the wire fence to another perch to eat his catch.
Taken By
Nicole Watson
Taken On
September 11, 2023
Tagged
bird hawk red tailed raptor wildlife urban outdoors ontario canada animal vulture buzzard accipiter accipitridae water beak wood feather falconiformes
  • Focal: 600
  • Lens Model: FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS
  • Shutter speed: 0.000625 sec
  • Aperture: f/ 7.1

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