American Kestrels

///American Kestrels
  • Peek-a-boo Kestrel

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.
  • Female American Kestrel in flight

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

Female American Kestrel with prey

March 30th, 2014|

American Kestrels are fascinating falcons, they are tiny, colorful and at times quite pugnacious.
  • Gyrfalcon getting ready to lift off

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.