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Red-tailed Hawk - Cleared for takeoff!

I was driving on a road in Oneonta, NY when I noticed from a distance a large bird perched on a road marker. I pulled over, focused my camera and noticed it was a Red-tailed Hawk! Just as I set the camera the hawk took off and I took the photo!

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Rockaway Park, New York, United States of America
Member since 2016
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Roseanne Caleca.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2015
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2016, 9:42 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL SL1
Focal Length: 200mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1600
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO640
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PHOTO LOCATION Oneonta, New York, United States of America