Swainson’s

Swainson’s Hawk (Buteo swainsoni)
Arapaho National Forest, Colorado
Sony A200 w/ Sony 75-300mm lens @ 280mm
1/250 sec @ f5.6 iso 400
© G. Runco / Teklanika Photography 2011

Northern Goshawk

Northern Goshawk (Accipiter gentilis)
Anchorage Coastal Wildlife Refuge, Alaska
Canon 7D w/ Canon 100-400mm lens @ 400mm
1/320 sec @ f8 iso 200
© G. Runco / Teklanika Photography 2017

Hunting Hawk

Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)
Chatfield State Park, Colorado
Canon 7D w/ Canon 100-400mm lens @ 260mm
1/200 sec @ f5.6 iso 400
© G. Runco / Teklanika Photography 2016

“Perching Hawk”

© Teklanika Photography 2016
© Teklanika Photography 2016

Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)
Cherry Creek State Park, Colorado
Canon 7D
Canon 100-400mm lens @ 235mm
1/200 sec @ f5
iso 400
© Teklanika Photography 2016

“Hawk in Tree”

© Teklanika Photography 2014
© Teklanika Photography 2014

Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)
Cherry Creek State Park, Colorado
Canon 7D
Canon 100-400mm lens @ 275mm
1/2000 sec @ f5.6
iso 200
© Teklanika Photography 2014

“Red-tailed Hawk”

© Teklanika Photography 2014
© Teklanika Photography 2014

Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)
Cherry Creek State Park, Colorado
Canon 7D
Canon 100-400mm lens @ 275mm
1/2000 sec @ f5.6
iso 200
© Teklanika Photography 2014

June 5 & 6, 2010

My wife and I spent a good portion of the weekend at the Capitol Hill People’s Fair in downtown Denver, helping out at the Defenders of Wildlife information booth. We had a great time talking with people about current wildlife news and issues, and I (though I usually avoid captive subjects) took some time to shoot the ambassador birds in neighboring booths.

I was able to get out to the hills on the evening of the 6th – saw 2 foxes, 4 golden eagles, 8 hawks and a ton of deer, but no bear yet…

June 1 – 3, 2010

I’ve been sticking around my neck of the woods lately, waiting for coyote pups to emerge from their dens and searching for bears arriving from the high country (no luck yet, though several sightings by others) – patience, patience, patience….