Predator's Glide

© Richard P. Lussier

Predator's Glide

Uploaded: March 01, 2008 | Entered: September 13, 2017 15:26:56

Description

The hawk swooped by me quietly and gracefully. What an intricate and awesome example of one of God's creatures!

DeGray Lake Resort, Arkansas.

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.67, ExposureTime: 1/1250 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 320, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 120.00 mm, Model: NIKON D200

Comments

Joseph M. Muench level-classic March 01, 2008

Richard,
Awesome clarity...the focus on the eye is fantastic! I love hawks and eagles and you captured this one extremely well. Great job!
-Joe #867126

Michelle Alton March 01, 2008

Awestriking image, Richard. I'm amazed.
Michelle #5578772

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe March 01, 2008

This is Outstanding Richard!! Great job capturing this Beautiful Hawk!! Jeff #5579312

Richard P. Lussier March 02, 2008

Thank you so much Joseph, Michelle and Jeff! You all are very encouraging with your kind comments. :)

Jeff, it's good to hear from you! #5583412

Eva Pastor March 02, 2008

WOW! Amazing capture! #5583905

Richard P. Lussier March 04, 2008

Wow! Thanks for the nice compliment, Eva! :) #5591503

Cassie L. Woodlee March 05, 2008

WTG on the well deserved EP Richard. This capture is TOTALLY AMAZING my friend. #5598804

Richard P. Lussier March 09, 2008

Thanks so much Cassie! :) #5617124

Robert G. Stalnaker March 11, 2008

The extreme difficulty in capturing an image like this with clarity like this emphasizes what an amazing photo you have here. #5627337

Richard P. Lussier March 11, 2008

Robert, you are way too kind, considering the incredible bird shots you have in your gallery! I consider your comment a great compliment, thanks! #5628758

Robert G. Stalnaker March 11, 2008

Thx but what you have here is exceptional. I am thrilled a bit of sun poked through to catch his eye and face. Just think, Richard, a fraction of a second earlier or later and its face may not have been lit, as you see there is no sun on the rest of its body--impeccable timing and photo. #5628832

Dean Campbell level-classic April 11, 2008

Awesome job of capturing this hawk in mid-flight the way you did. Great lighting, composition, sharpness and detail displayed in this nature shot! #5774775

Richard P. Lussier April 11, 2008

Thank you very much Dean!
You are quite tne nature photographer yourself (having visited your gallery recently), so this is a highly appreciated compliment!
#5775002

Bill Knaps May 01, 2008

What is a beautiful shot Richard. Bill K #5870574

Richard P. Lussier May 08, 2008

Thanks much Bill, I look forward to shooting with you in September! #5900425

Nancy L. Green level-classic September 30, 2008

WOW Richard, GREAT shot and so great to see you again!! <>< #6532236

Richard P. Lussier September 30, 2008

Thanks Nancy, and it was really good to see you and Chuck again! I look forward to our next shoot ( whenever that may be :) ) #6534408

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