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Featured in "Canon DSLR " September 2009
Featured in “The Beauty of Nature” September 2009
Featured in “Top Shelf Wildlife and Nature Art” November 2009
Featured in “Sets of Two” June 2010
Featured in “Wild Nature Photography” June 2012

A magnificent Bald Eagle preparing to land on its nest having just caught a fish to feed to its young.
Photographed off the east coast of Vancouver Island, BC,Canada

This is one of the images used in my Fly with the Eagles calendar

Canon 20D
1/800sec f6.3 ISO 200

“Final Approach”

“Braking Hard”


bald eagle, bird of prey, raptor, wildlife

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  • mindarella
    mindarellaalmost 5 years ago

    The view point…amazing!!!!!!!! ahhhhhh I can not wait until next season…just can not wait…beautiful, just stunning…

  • Thanks so much Mindy, thought you might like this one!!

    – Martin Smart

  • main1
    main1almost 5 years ago

    Beautiful!! I love Bald Eagles. What a great shot!!!!!

  • Hi Marleia, thank you so much for your comments!

    – Martin Smart

  • David Lewins
    David Lewinsalmost 5 years ago

    Excellent capture Martin, really like the blur on the wing tips.

  • Thank you very much for the compliments David!

    – Martin Smart

  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkealmost 5 years ago

    Gorgeous capture. Beautiful show of power in those massive wings.

  • Thank you very much for your comments Bunny!

    – Martin Smart

  • Trish Meyer
    Trish Meyeralmost 5 years ago

    Wonderful capture!

  • Many thanks Baynanno1!

    – Martin Smart

  • FelicityB
    FelicityBalmost 5 years ago

    One of my ambitions is to get a shot this good …

  • Thanks so much for the compliment Felicity!

    – Martin Smart

  • Olga Zvereva
    Olga Zverevaalmost 5 years ago

    Excellent capture, Martin! I love to watch how they are fishing.

  • Hi Olga, thanks so much for your compliment!

    – Martin Smart

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...almost 5 years ago

  • Thank you so much Kathy. Very much appreciated!

    – Martin Smart

  • Johnny P
    Johnny Palmost 5 years ago

    This is fantastic Martin.

  • Thank you very much Johnny!

    – Martin Smart

  • David Clarke
    David Clarkealmost 5 years ago

    Excellent shot, Martin! Congratulations on the feature.

  • Hi David, thanks very much for your comments!

    – Martin Smart

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