American Kestrels

Peek-a-boo Kestrel

May 1st, 2014|

I have always liked this American Kestrel image because of the pose and how the female kestrel appears to be peeking at me while she preened.

Banking American Kestrel female

April 7th, 2014|

The term "Banking" in my title doesn't mean this female American Kestrel is heading to the closest ATM or to a local branch of Wells Fargo because this little beauty doesn't care one cent about money!

Female American Kestrel with prey

March 30th, 2014|

American Kestrels are fascinating falcons, they are tiny, colorful and at times quite pugnacious.

White Gyrfalcon – Yet another escaped falconry bird!

February 22nd, 2014|

In the four and a half years I have been in Utah I have seen and photographed four escaped falconry birds, one in 2009, two in 2012 and yesterday I photographed another one, an escaped White Gyrfalcon.