Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon

Peregrine Falcon at Rest

Peregrine Falcon at Rest

This beautiful Peregrine Falcon was preening atop a tree almost 200 feet away.  The sun was low, casting a warm light on the bird.   Taken at Ridgefield NWR on Oct. 18, 2013.

Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1000, f8, ISO 1250, 1000mm (500 + 2x III)

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