Lazy Afternoon Fox and Sparrowhawk

I was going to include some photos from Rottingdean in this post, but to be honest while I enjoyed a pleasant walk along the beach today there was little really to catch my interest with the camera. Instead these two shots are left over from yesterday. They were taken while I was photographing Bully Boy. I see distant sparrowhawks fairly regularly here, but this one came in low over the garden. It was a nice sighting, and the shots are passable.



The fox in the title is Bully Boy, who is turning into a very lazy garden fox.

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Camera note: sparrowhawk shots taken with the Canon 7D and EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L USM IS lens. Video taken on the 7D with the EF 100mm f/2.8L macro IS USM lens.

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  1. Sami Serola September 3, 2013 at 7:56 am #

    Great shots of Sparrowhawk! 😀

  2. Words September 3, 2013 at 12:06 pm #

    Thanks Sami!