> American Kestrel (female)
American Kestrel (female)
Bosque Del Apache NWR New Mexico
Canon EOS 40D
Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS USM
1/750s f/11.0 at 700.0mm iso400
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Great catch! V!
Fine shot and lovely background for a bird that is very difficult to get close. Simply beautiful!!
Holy cow that this image is beautiful ! extremely nice capture Tom !
Excellent composition and details. v
Gorgeous capture, Tom. The light and colors are excellent.
What a look: little but fierce :)
Fantastic capture! So sharp and clear~! V
Debbie Blackburn Beierle
Wonderful pose! Lovely blue sky!! Perfect lighting.
What a sweet face! You nailed this one, Tom. Perfect light & great details! Beautifully composed and captured! V~
Beautiful pose for this colorful Kestrel. V
Fabulous shot, perfect perch, pose, exposure, got it all! V
Beautiful capture, Tom. Fantastic perch and a great comp. Well done. V.
Stunning capture of this beauty, against a superb background Tom! ~V~
Love the composition and clarity. v
Fantastic capture of this gorgeous kestrel, Tom! V
Hank Vander Velde
Beautiful sharp image Tom. Lovely perch too. V. (I've yet to get a sharp shot of a Kestrel. Maybe this year?)
Excellent capture. These little falcons are hard to get close to. This is super sharp.
Just outstanding, Tom! Exposure and focus are spot on and that curving branch makes a nice compositional element. Vote
great portrait Tom, love that light reflection in the eye, looks like he is focused right on target
Nice one. f
Beautiful sharp capture, light, and pose, Tom. Vote
Jess. ( Lady.D.)
Excellent over the shoulder look and great detail in the back plumage....
Terrific shot! V
Spectacular shot Tom, fantastic colour!
Wow Tom beautiful capture and lighting vote
One of my fav birds of prey..this is delightful..v
Gayle P. Clement
Beautiful color, I love the backward look. Vote.
Wow - so sharp and the curved branches makes a terrific compo!! Big vote!
Wow stunning composition Tom, the arch of the branch is just perfect!His feather detail is gorgeous!
amazing colors and detail; great shot; vote
Gorgeous shot of this female kestrel!!!
Once again Tom great capture. Even at 700 mm She's got an eye on you. Voted
Fantastic pose with rich colour saturation and sharp details!
Very nice image Tom. nice sharp eye and the eye highlight is very nice as well..vote
Stunning rich colors and pose.
Fabulous capture, Tom.
Good shot. Very nice in details.
Barbara Read and Fred Schaad
Well done. That blue sky really sets off the colours on this kestrel. v
It is really more chestnut than our! Great picture! V
wonderful, tacksharp as always and a wonderful blue sky too., great compo.
Hi Tom, this is a beautiful Kestrel capture. Love the great blue bg and the perch is perfect! Nice clear, sharp image with great light and color. V