Uploaded: September 26, 2005


Hawkquest '05!! What a great experience. I took this picture May 21st. in Bear Creek Lake Park.
Focal length 120mm, F-number F/5.6,
I did use a flash and the picture was taken around 10:00am. This beautiful bird was aloof yet very alluring.


Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict September 26, 2005

Beautiful capture, Lisa, love the feathers, the pattern they make, and his red eye is amazing!
-Debby #316954

Lisa M. Rodriguez September 26, 2005

Thanks Debby - yes, those feathers were amazing... #1887823

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