Uploaded 11-Nov-09
Taken 11-Nov-09
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Taking To The Air

A Ferruginous hawk takes flight on an autumn afternoon at Sauvie Island near Portland, Oregon. Ferruginous (fer-OO-jin-us) means "rusty color" and refers to the coloration of the birds wing and legging feathers.
Canon EOS 50D, f/10 @ 400 mm, 1/400, ISO 500, No Flash

Taking To The Air