Hawk Eye

sharpshinned hawk hyFriends, this sharp-shinned hawk is looking for prey as he cruises above. Actually this image is the result of a little Photoshop magic.  His bright yellow  eyes tell us that he was a baby this spring and is a hatch year bird.  When he is grown, his eye color will shift to orange and then to red.  His beautiful chocolate coloring will shift to gray, oooo I could use some chocolate for breakfast, til Tomorrow MJ

 

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About mjspringett

Nature Photographer, searching for questions and answers

Posted on September 21, 2013, in Birds, Lake Superior, Nature, photography and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

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