Red-tailed Hawk’s Eye

The Red-tailed Hawk’s eye really pops as he stares me down from about 15′ up in this tree. This may be the best photo I have taken in 2017. It was one of those moments you hear about. I was in the right place, with the right piece of gear and with perfect natural lighting…

Cheyenne Hawk

So often we look up at birds in flight. I think the real beauty is found when you get up high enough that they fly around below you. Mt. Cutler Trail, located in the North Cheyenne Canon Park of┬áColorado Springs, is a great hike. It ends on a 1,500-foot cliff on the edge of the…

Snake Eater

The hunting guides my group and I had while on Safari in Zimbabwe referred to this as the Snake Eater Eagle. I’m not really sure of its official name. The locals in Zimbabwe do not like snakes (for good reason) and therefore, seem to like anything that has the potential to eat snakes. We actually found this eagle injured in…