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Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Favorite photos of today...

We headed over to Arthur, Illinois...saw a few hawks.  We saw this one on a major road, but there was no traffic...so Roger backed up till I could photo it.
Other than being cropped and reducing the size, this is straight out of the camera...the one below I have used the HDR effect and the boost.
When I use the effects, I always go easy in using them.
Again the top is straight out of the camera...it has not been cropped or anything.
I only used the HDR effect on the second one.  Might as well add this one...its head is cocked just a little different.
I hope you like them half as much as I do!


10 comments:

TexWisGirl said...

gorgeous, wind-swept feathers!

Mildred said...

Incredible pics.

Stephanie said...

Beautiful looking bird. I do like the HDR effect as well.

Revrunner said...

Good ol' Roger. :-)

Tom said...

Majestic!

Nancy Chan said...

Splendid capture!

EG CameraGirl said...

I'm amazed the hawk did not fly away!

Sandra said...

he is gorgeous and i love the photos, all of them are wonderful, the HDR is beautiful but so are the out of camera. what a find he was

don said...

They are all fine picture of this great looking fellow. I like the HDR ones too.

pattisjarrett said...

I love the first shot, with the softness of the feathers looking wispy in the wind. All are great photos.

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