I was parked on top of a hill trying to photograph a Cottontail Rabbit hiding near some boulders when this Red-tailed Hawk landed near me. It was also watching the Rabbit. Just my luck the sun was behind the Hawk, but I was able to get this photo that I think looks okay. The Red-tailed Hawk watched the… Read More »
Yesterday I posted a photo of a Hawk with an Opossum I made with the Canon EOS-1D Mark III camera and today’s photo is of that same Hawk but it was made with my Canon Powershot SX50 HS camera. I know some of you have this camera so I like posting photos I make with it.
At first I thought that this Hawk was eating a skunk but when I got closer I could see that it was eating an Opossum. I’m not sure if this Hawk caught and killed this Opossum or if this Opossum was a road kill. I was on my way into town when I spotted it in a field… Read More »
I see lots of Red-tailed Hawks this time of year and most of the time I can get close to them if I stay in my vehicle. The difficult part is being able to find one that is out in the open here in my area. Most times they will be in a tree with lots of branches… Read More »