Posted by Mark Schmitt on May 24, 2016 at 10:29 pm
Female Cooper’s Hawk at moment of launch. It was a rainy day and this female had been preening while sitting in the rain. A few moments later it had had enough, and went looking for dryer perches.
Canon 1Dx : Lens; Canon EF 500 IS USM L + 1.4 T/C (effective focal length 700mm) : Mode; aperture priority : Metering; evaluative : Exp.; 1/800 @ f 7.1 : ISO; 500 : White Bal., custom 6000K