19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Red-tailed hawk preening in late afternoon light

A pair of Red-tailed hawks nested across from me last year. One of the adults frequently preened at the end of the day on this tree. The light was particularly nice that day.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2020
Date Uploaded: 05.2021
Photo Location: Norwood, Massachusetts, United States of America
Camera: iPhone 11 Pro
Copyright: © Roberto Cavalieros