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Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Beware...lots of photos

I am only going to say that we saw this guy on the way to church Sunday.  No one was behind me, so I quickly pulled over and snagged a few shots.  I quit when I thought he was getting anxious.  I will say this hawk is often on one of the fence posts in this area....I am assuming it is the same one.  He was on a different one today, but I did not try to stop.





There you have it...isn't s/he a beauty? 

15 comments:

The Furry Gnome said...

Fabulous pictures Rose!

Tom said...

New Year's Day I was out and saw a red tail on a cross arm of the utility pole. He flew off so fast, I barely had my camera ready. I'll stick to barns!

Nancy Chan said...

The hawk is a real beauty! Happy new year!

eileeninmd said...

Hello, gorgeous shots of the red-tailed hawk. It is a beauty! Happy New year!

TexWisGirl said...

so gorgeous, rose.

Judy said...

Beautiful captures!

Carol- Beads and Birds said...

Since Hawk is territorial it probably IS the same one. I have a Sharp Shinned living in a stand of pines across the road. I never tire of his visit and he comes often to my feeders. I never see him catch a bird. We watched him at the pond a few weeks ago. He spied something and waited for a long time to catch it then flew off. Shortly after he left a small rabbit came out of it's hiding place. I'm so glad it stayed hidden. I'm sure I would not have wanted to witness the Hawk's success.
xx, Carol

Gayle - venturesinphotos said...

The last one with the bold tail feathers is fantastic!

Sandra said...

yes, he/she is beautiful and your photos are excellent. we had one just like this sit on our fence day before yesterday, the sun was not up yet and I took a couple of pics but deleted them. he sat there for a couple of minutes.

don said...

Yes, he is beautiful. You created a great looking seriess with these shots. He posed to well.

Felicia said...

definitely a beauty. lucky you to get so close.

b"E"th "Edwards said...

definitely a beauty. love those eyes. ( :

Small City Scenes said...

Oh my what a beauty. Look at that face--look at those beautiful feathers---You did real good.
MB

CountryMum said...

A beauty for sure! Well captured.

Klara S said...

Amazing captures.

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