Immature Cooper's Hawk

Uploaded: October 24, 2007 12:58:39

Description

ISO 800, f/8, 1/125 sec, Canon 400mm DO IS lens + 1.4X extender, handheld. This young of the year bird has been hanging around my bird feeders at work learning how to hunt. Or rather, trying to learn how to hunt - he has been pretty inept so far. With winter coming on soon, he has only a short time to become proficient!

Comments

Fran Chelico October 24, 2007

Great Shot John! The markings are incredible... #770005

John Tubbs level-deluxe October 24, 2007

Thank you, Fran! #4975770

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic November 26, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist, John. #5129429

John Tubbs level-deluxe November 26, 2007

Thanks, Kay! #5130054

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