american kestrel

american kestrel

posted on: December 7, 2005

Canon 300D | 1/400 sec | f/6.3 | ISO-100 | 200mm

© 2009 Zachary Doob

i wish i had a longer lens. this has got to be one of the coolest little birds i've seen. it's an american kestrel, which is a tiny falcon. i believe this is an adult female... her markings were beautiful and her flight was agile.