Taken 8-Jan-09
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Categories & Keywords

Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:winter, snow, bird, nature, mouse, Illinois, Hawk, wildlife, aves, prey, vole, predator, Naperville, Rough-legged Hawk, Buteo lagopus, Buteo, falconiformes, accipitridae, accipitrinae, Explore #306, Springbrook Prairie
Photo Info

Dimensions3888 x 2592
Original file size4.35 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken8-Jan-09 15:32
Date modified8-Jan-09 21:27
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 40D
Focal length600 mm
Exposure1/200 at f/11
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 125
Metering modePattern
Rough-legged Hawk with Vole (Wild)

Rough-legged Hawk with Vole (Wild)

Back at Springbrook yesterday at sunset and this guy gave a nice show. All of these photos are uncropped. I had to switch the lens to close range for the head shots and then back up to catch the entire bird with prey.View large on blackwww.hardrain1.com