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Flying High

Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 3 October 2011 in Landscape & Rural.

An osprey flying high above, with the majestic Tetons as a backdrop.

NIKON D5000 1/400 second F/22.0 ISO 400 300 mm (35mm equiv.)

arvin25 from sari, Iran

Beautiful mountain soaring....
Beautiful eagle..
Very nice bravo...

3 Oct 2011 5:49am

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Great mountains shot...some birds are meant to fly kings of the sky...

3 Oct 2011 6:12am

Cruz from exurbia, United States

great angle for this magnificent mountain!

3 Oct 2011 7:09am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

A beautiful freedom statement . .

3 Oct 2011 8:03am

Julie L. Brown from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

You caught the bird in just the right place against the snow.

3 Oct 2011 9:54am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

Ospreys are truely majestic birds - fitting it should be flying with the Teton range as a backdrop

3 Oct 2011 10:17am

J.R. from Ginowan, Japan

Super shot, once again a beautiful place. Hope you enjoy all your travels?

3 Oct 2011 10:57am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Great timing to catch him w/the snow behind him ... the Tetons are just that, "majestic"!

3 Oct 2011 11:12am

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Love the composition here Barbara! Powerful yet serene! Well done! ;-)

3 Oct 2011 11:30am

franz from Baden, Austria

simply magnificent ...

3 Oct 2011 11:45am

RBL from Oxford, United States

Beautifully captured!

3 Oct 2011 12:21pm

Williams from East LaHave, Nova Scotia, Canada

A magnificent capture.

3 Oct 2011 12:48pm

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

This evokes a true feeling of soaring freedom to me!

3 Oct 2011 1:43pm

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

Great shot and the Osprey is a very nice spot !

3 Oct 2011 3:14pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Awesomne catch, Barbara, Wow! I Love this one ;-)

3 Oct 2011 3:18pm

Twojays from United States

Perfect frame B. Grand as they are, the peaks are diminished some to let the great bird take the stage. Yet the perspective is perfectly balanced.

3 Oct 2011 3:54pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Me-thinks this Osprey has dinner in his claws. Looks like to me. Great shot, B.

3 Oct 2011 5:40pm

Sandy Weston from Maine, United States

Magnificent shot Barbara! This bird is huge but looks small against the massive background!

3 Oct 2011 9:27pm

Aly from Annen, Netherlands

Wow !!! great.
Last week we saw a couple condors and flying over the grand canyon Noth area
It was a magical feeling and have pictures taken!
Who are still on my site
gr. :) Aly

3 Oct 2011 11:58pm

Gary from Cochise County, United States

Don't you love when that happens. Nice to know you are still quick on the draw.

4 Oct 2011 12:01am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Great capture with an impressive backdrop!

4 Oct 2011 2:25am

johbont from rotterdam, Netherlands

looking with patience,
the bird watches carefully, same as you

4 Oct 2011 4:05am

1/400 second
ISO 400
300 mm (35mm equiv.)