Mighty Hawk
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Mighty Hawk

Katie and I spotted this hawk along Highway 156 near Hollister, CA as we were heading east to the 5 Freeway. The first time we stopped, he flew away too quickly for me to get a photo. But fortunately, he landed again farther down the road, and I captured this shot right as he was taking off again. Anyone know what kind of hawk it is?

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Posted Feb 11, 2007 9:16 pm

Canon EOS 20D
1/6400 sec
f 5.6
Flash: Not Fired
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