deponti (deponti) wrote,
deponti
deponti

  • Mood:
  • Music:

Chasing away the Red-tailed Hawk

I'd finished my walk, and was coming home, when I suddenly looked up, and saw a Red-tailed Hawk being chased all over the sky by Grackles and Robins:


DSC01572

Though they were rather high above me, and moving fast, I tried to aim and shoot.

DSC01573

The Hawk got away from them, and then started circling, looking for other prey:


DSC01575


I left it, still master of the sky:

DSC01577

If you'd like to see the close encounter I had with the Red-tailed Hawk (probably the same one, it's resident in the neighbourhood!)...

click here

to see how I do birding with a child in tow!
Tags: birding, forest, photography, st louis, weekend
Subscribe

Recent Posts from This Journal

  • K2, 071021

    K2: Look, Deepamma. The last Gummy Worms from Am-errrr-ika. I don't gobble them all up like other kids. I save it up smartly. Me: Where are the…

  • K2,from 081017 (5 years ago)

    At lunch. K1: "The food is too spicy!" Me: "No. You eat molaga podi, which is very spicy!" K2, thoughtfully: "Does 'molaga' mean chilli?" Me:…

  • Ordinary Photographers, Ace Photographers, and Likes on FB!

    Ordinary Photographer (OP) : I clicked this.(4 likes) Ace Photographer ( AP) : I made this image. (87 likes) OP: Here's a Spider on a leaf. (12…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment