The Great Chase

© Hal Bambrick

 The Great Chase

Uploaded: March 31, 2010


Eagle chases an Osprey for it`s fish,not a very good shot due to the distance. The Osprey Won!. Captured at F/8,1/1600,Iso800,400mm.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 625/1000000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 800, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 400.00 mm, Model: NIKON D90


Ron McEwan March 31, 2010

What a show that must have been Hal, you got the action captured here for sure. #1253883

Monnie Ryan March 31, 2010

So cool to see those wings in sync, Hal! Amazing that the osprey won, too! #8500100

Jack Gaskin March 31, 2010

OUTSTANDING Just OUTSTANDING two great raptors in the same capture...

Still a steady mist so far this morning..
We set records for rainfall this weekend

Happy Shooting
Jack #8500106

Tiia Vissak March 31, 2010

a wonderful scene! #8500194

Patricia Seidler March 31, 2010

Wow Hal. Great capture even froma distance. I cant get over the difference in the wing span between the Eagle and the Osprey. I always thought the Osprey was big! #8500270

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic March 31, 2010

Wow, amazing and beautiful, Hal! #8500298

Sheila D. Robertson March 31, 2010

I love your documentation of nature here. #8500349

Jyri Vissak March 31, 2010

Great timing! Well done. #8500401

Renata Gusciora March 31, 2010

Fabulous wildlife capture,great timing and composition,Hal! #8500527

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe March 31, 2010

This is superb, Hal. Your bird shots are always top of the line. Wonderful clarity and in-flight capture. #8500550

Karen Bacon March 31, 2010

Wonderful image and timing Hal!! #8500576

Carrie M. Groseclose level-classic March 31, 2010

Wonderful capture, Hal! I love your bird shots! #8500631

Mike Clime March 31, 2010

Cool action shot! Smaller sometimes is quicker. #8500714

John Connolly March 31, 2010

A beautifully timed action capture Ron. I am impressed seeing these two beautiful raptors in the one image! #8500734

Val Feldman level-deluxe March 31, 2010

Now, there's some shot! Have to agree with Pat S., I'm amazed at the difference in wingspan between the two! What a wonderful shot...two raptors at once...I'd be flying higher than them if it was me who managed to capture this!! Well done(as always!), Hal! #8500768

Gord MacEachern March 31, 2010

This is an awesome action capture Hal, what a time you must have watching these guys!! #8501003

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe March 31, 2010

Fantastic high speed chase, Hal!! Outstanding work!!! #8501029

MELODIE C. ROBERTS March 31, 2010

What an opportunity to see and capture
This is wonderful Hal #8501073

Thomas E. Hinds March 31, 2010

Terrific, Hal! #8501191

Anita Hogue March 31, 2010

Cool!! Looks like a painting, Hal! #8501207

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna March 31, 2010

Not a very good shot? You are kidding...right? In my opinion, is an incredible shot, Hal!!! :-) k #8501322

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic March 31, 2010

A very amazing shot Hal! I think this is an incredible image with two such different birds. Even with the distance you nailed these two which is a rare event. Beautiful work. #8501340

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe March 31, 2010

Great capture. I'm sure it wasn't easy since these guys are definitely not standing still for you :-).... #8501378

Tommy E. Burgess March 31, 2010

This sure looks like gold to me Hal, it's a gem if I ever saw one!!! Over the Winter at the trout park I shot at they feed the eagles two buckets of trout a day. What I find funny however is the fact that once one goes in and grabs one, others will often mob it, even though there is a whole pile for the taking. I guess that's probably natural instinct but still funny. I hope we get to see this beauty again!! #8501605

Robert K. Bemus level-classic April 01, 2010

Fantastic capture and very fine detail, Hal!! #8501704

Dick W. Wyatt April 01, 2010

Looks darn good to me.
What a sight. #8501738

Maria A. Gonzalez April 01, 2010

Wow,Hal...This is an awesome action shot..Capturing both in flight,priceless.. #8502020

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 01, 2010

Totally gorgeous Hal, looks like a winner to me!

jo ann c. #8502656

Kathleen Brennan April 01, 2010

Wow! Amazing job getting both these magnificent raptors in one frame! #8502698

Julianne Bradford April 01, 2010

Wonderful double capture Hal,WTG! #8504036

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic April 02, 2010

You really get the sense of what is going on. Fantastic capture.
JP #8504475

Nancy J. Locke April 02, 2010

Sooooo beautiful!!! WOW!!!

FANTABULOUS composition and perspective!!!


Cheers, Nancy J Locke #8506152

Freddy Bland April 03, 2010

Fantastic capture, Hal!! #8507532

Liz blahh April 09, 2010

Great capture! #8523233

Rod Partington April 15, 2010

Outstanding capture Hal! Even at that distance you nailed it! #8537440

Mary K. Robison June 04, 2010

Hal, your bird photos are always brilliant!
The sideways flight of these two reminds me of vintage airplanes at an air show, with all their tricky maneuvers. Outstanding stop-motion capture.


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