red-tailed hawk -  black canyon of the gunnison NP, colorado       

 

The commonest 'hawk' in North America, it is in fact a Buzzard buteo species. This pose shows the diagnostic tail colour very well, while the tree and diffuse background add to the image.

 

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UK Slide Shows Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM @

400mm

Non - UK Slide Shows ISO 320
UK Images Aperture: f/6.3
Non - UK Images Exposure Time: 1/200 sec