/Tag: flight

Immature Red-tailed Hawk at East Canyon State Park

2018-11-06T05:11:43+00:00November 6th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Diurnal Raptors, East Canyon State Park, Morgan County, Red-tailed Hawks, Utah, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

I was able to photograph two immature Red-tailed Hawks at East Canyon State Park and the photos I am sharing today are of the first one that I found.

Male American Kestrel Turning In Flight – Small In The Frame

2018-10-30T05:44:32+00:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: American Kestrels, Birds, Davis County, Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

While I would have enjoyed having this male American Kestrel closer to me as it turned in flight than it was yesterday morning I found that I liked this frame with the tiny falcon turning in flight being small in the frame too.

Immature Red-tailed Hawk In Flight With The Colors Of Autumn

2018-10-26T05:45:24+00:00October 26th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Davis County, Red-tailed Hawks, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The more I have looked at this image over the past year the more I liked it for the flight pose, the look at the Red-tailed Hawk's plumage colors against those yellow leaves and somehow the poor lighting conditions became less significant to my eyes.

Feathers & Fur – Short-eared Owl, Shaking Brewer’s Blackbird and a Curious Long-tailed Weasel

2018-10-25T07:06:34+00:00October 25th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Brewer's Blackbirds, Davis County, Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Long-tailed Weasels, Short-eared Owls, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

So it wasn't a great morning but it wasn't all that bad either because I was able to focus on a Short-eared Owl, Brewer's Blackbirds and one curious Long-tailed Weasel.