These wonderful birds are living in one of the ancient gum trees on my property. I love watching their aerial battles and seeing them soaring high above the ground, floating on the currents then swooping for their prey.
Bird Canon EOS 1000D f8 1/200 ISO100 focal length 214mm
Sky Canon EOS 1000D f5.6 8sec ISO 100 focal length 240mm
Moon brush by Hawksmont on DeviantArt
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