Monday, April 7, 2008

My Best backyard Shot

When I looked out and saw the Sharp-shinned Hawk right
next to my porch perched in a tree I was ecstatic.

The camera is never far away so I grab it and
start snapping pictures.

He was hunting so he didn't pay me any mind.

I was able to zoom right in and even get his eye clear and bright.

Thank God the light was good and he was intent on his lunch.

If you double click you will see his the details of
the beak and the colors of the eye.

Thank You sharpie for stopping by. You Are a Beauty!

To God be the Glory - Great things he hath done.


Bird Girl said...

Oh WOW! That bird is just gorgeous and you did an excellent job with these pictures!!! I just LOVE them and wish I could see this guy in my yard!!! Your new camera is very capable of showing off these creatures - great job!

jalynn01 said...

Thank you thank you Thank you Bird Girl. He surely is a beaut! To date this is my favorite capture with the H9.

Anna Simpson said...

Great photographs of the Hawk, very well done.

Stacey Huston said...

Sharpy, beautiful little warrior!! Thanks for sharing

jalynn01 said...

Anna simpson, Thanks!

Stacey huston,
He certainly is a warrior. I see him out there relentlessly hunting. Thanks!

Marsha said...

He is a beauty and they are all such wonderful shots. I loved clicking to see the details.

jalynn01 said...

Thanks Marsha,
I am in awe of the detail of the close up when you click. Glad you like it!

Jotter Jan said...

Oh Jane...simply breathtaking shots of a gorgeous bird!!!! Excellent detail!

jalynn01 said...

Thanks Jan! I knew you would love him! Close up and personal is where we like to be with our captures.

Sandpiper said...

What beautiful pictures! He's wonderful! I once had a Sharp Shinned Hawk land in my yard just a few feet from me and he was eating a dove. I stood there taking pictures for quite some time. An amazing experience. They're such interesting birds.

jalynn01 said...

Thanks sandpiper, I love them despite they catch the other birds.

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