This is a Group devoted to the love of all birds (pet and wild) exploring their habits and seeking advice from other bird owners and wild bird enthusiasts


This challenge closed about 5 years ago.

The Challenge

This challenge is open for all birds of prey eg. hawks, eagles, vultures etc. They can be in flight, on a nest, on branch, with their prey but they need to be close enough to see feather detail.

Judging / Voting Criteria

When voting look for catchlight in the eye, good feather detail, composition and overall colour harmony.

Rewards & Prizes

Winning entry will be displayed on our groups Overview page for on month and of course bragging rights.


The Top Ten

Leaping Snowy  by Daniel  Parent

Leaping Snowy by Daniel Parent was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 6 votes.

  • Braking Hard by Martin Smart
  • My Owl Muse by tigerwings
  • Griffin Vulture (Gyps fulvus)  by Stephen Liptrot
  • Velocity by BarbBarcikKeith
  • Osprey With Fish In Talons by Kathy Baccari
  • Juvenile Bald Eagle Portrait v2 by JMChown
  • Hawks Dinner by whisperjo
  • Bald Eagle, king of the sky by Manon Boily
  • Rough Life for a Rough Leg by Lolabud

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