This was photographed using a Canon 7D with a Canon L 100-400 mm. lens.
Near Waupaca,Wisconsin 3-2-2013.
When i first spotted this hawk i thought it was an immature bald eagle. When my wife and i got into photo range it turned it’s head and looked at us and i was like this is no eagle! What a large hawk. They are not a resident hawk but migrate down here to find better hunting grounds in the winter.