contemplating dinner

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© Heather Mellon
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From my kitchen window I spied the resident red-tailed hawk across the yard checking out possibilities for dinner. Of course there are mice out and about, but a number of birds nest in the pasture grasses in front of where he was perched, too. So I got my shot, then decided to spook him, and he flew off..

.. I`ll be catching up with comments, etc. as soon as I get my regular internet equipment back.. am still using temporary gear which has a tendency to freeze on me..

Thank You Michele for the spotlight.. it is very appreciated!

And.. thanks to all of you for your comments, etc.. I feel so bad that I am unable to post comments, etc yet.. but will hopefully soon be able to.

17 responses

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker gave props (1 Jul 2014):

    i'm sure he'll find it too, with that hawk eye! super entry.

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (2 Jul 2014):

    Killer entry!

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (2 Jul 2014):

    This is great!! Killer entry indeed!

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (2 Jul 2014):

    Great beauty! and they are fierce..

  • Betty Maxey

    Betty Maxey   gave props (2 Jul 2014):

    Definitely a great submission, and shot !!!!

  • Susan B. Griffith

    Susan B. Griffith   said (2 Jul 2014):

    They may have a killer instinct, but are a beautiful bird in flight and on a fence post.

  • Davide Simone

    Davide Simone gave props (2 Jul 2014):

    Wonderful !

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (2 Jul 2014):

    Neat shot of this mighty hunter!

  • Barbara Kurth

    Barbara Kurth said (3 Jul 2014):

    He's ready for dinner !

  • Shirley Valencia

    Shirley Valencia   gave props (3 Jul 2014):

    outstanding!!!!!!!!!!!! great entry

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (4 Jul 2014):

    What a view! great capture

  • Daniel Zuercher

    Daniel Zuercher gave props (4 Jul 2014):

    Great capture

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece gave props (6 Jul 2014):

    The Hawk is beautiful and I know that it will find dinner soon.

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (7 Jul 2014):

    Spectacular shot........

  • Ioana Caravan

    Ioana Caravan   gave props (7 Jul 2014):

    Great entry!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (7 Jul 2014):

    What an amazing shot...I really love it!!!

  • Shannon Burch

    Shannon Burch gave props (22 Jul 2014):

    Awesome capture!

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