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Canon EOS-1D Mark IV 1/320 second F/7.1 ISO 100 160 mm

Luke from Spokane Washington, United States

An awesome bird!

18 Mar 2012 5:44am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

True beauty

18 Mar 2012 7:06am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

an impressive "killing machine"

18 Mar 2012 7:59am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Does he think his shadow is another bird? Lovely profile of this magnificent bird.

18 Mar 2012 8:11am

Richard from Ellemford, United Kingdom


18 Mar 2012 8:16am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom


18 Mar 2012 8:24am

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

excelente captura, fantastico!!

18 Mar 2012 8:25am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Awesome guy!!!

18 Mar 2012 8:31am

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

superb capture of this beautiful bird and his shadow !

18 Mar 2012 8:57am

Mhelene from Paris, France

Very beautiful framing ! Great portrait .

18 Mar 2012 9:56am

Olivier from Manage, Belgium

Excellent...great shoot...

18 Mar 2012 10:27am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Splendid this raptor, magnificent shot. Good day.

18 Mar 2012 10:34am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

He's enjoying the first sunny days... Nice details Chris ! Have a lovely sunday :)

18 Mar 2012 10:38am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

he looks peckish

18 Mar 2012 10:43am

David from Avranches, France

Now thats a bird of prey, looks like he has a eye on you Chris.

18 Mar 2012 11:27am

Pavan Kaul from Mumbai, India

A regal bird...great detail in a wonderful shot!

18 Mar 2012 11:34am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Beautiful shade of a beautiful animal ... A picture is excellent and very curious. Time well spent! Best regards, Adela

18 Mar 2012 11:54am

Sam from Chennai, India

Nice capture of this beautiful bird. Great light and shadow. :)

18 Mar 2012 1:32pm

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

The shadow compliments the bird perfectly - nicely done!

18 Mar 2012 2:47pm

Karen Politte from Conway, United States

beautiful bird and great capture of the shadow too!!

18 Mar 2012 2:50pm

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

impressive detail Chris.

18 Mar 2012 3:10pm

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Terrifically detailed image, beautifully done

18 Mar 2012 4:40pm

☺ ► ƸɼiϾ ◄ ☼ from Narbonne, France

great great shot, well done chris, and have a good end of sunday

18 Mar 2012 6:02pm

ursulakatariina from Leixlip, Ireland

Superb shot!

18 Mar 2012 6:42pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Avec son ombre grandisoe cpatage de ce rapaces mervielleux.
Belle soirée

18 Mar 2012 6:53pm

Lewis from Liwwadden, Netherlands

nice how the colours of the bird are similar to the colours in the bricks.

18 Mar 2012 8:10pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

He's admiring his own shadow. This is a really beautiful bird, I like the color of his eyes. Great capture !!!

18 Mar 2012 9:01pm

Sterre from Netherlands

Excellent great capture from the bird and his shadow.

18 Mar 2012 10:03pm

Lougris from Toulouse, France

un profil sublime et un plumage idem !!
taillé pour la course et la chasse !!!

18 Mar 2012 10:22pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice & interesting!

18 Mar 2012 11:43pm

Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

Great framing of this bird and his shadow. Love that bright brown eye! Great details!

19 Mar 2012 4:37am

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Wonderful..great timing to get this perfect moment.

19 Mar 2012 8:39am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Powerful image - the hunter matched only by its shadow.

19 Mar 2012 9:08am

Julie L. Brown from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Nice head turn and feather detail.

19 Mar 2012 9:37am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

What broad shoulders and beautiful markings ... a wonderful capture!

19 Mar 2012 11:22am

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

Another 5***** superb

19 Mar 2012 11:57am

Jason Kravitz from Brussels, United States

great that you caught that orange eye

19 Mar 2012 6:37pm

Canon EOS-1D Mark IV
1/320 second
ISO 100
160 mm