Friday, 25 October 2013

Flying a kite? A kite flying!

Very short post again - one of a my rare shots of a bird of prey in an Australian blue sky!


This is a Whistling Kite.

You can find more sky shots at SkyWatch Friday.

29 comments:

Sylvia K said...

Beautiful blue skies and a beautiful bird!! Terrific capture, Stewart, doesn't get any better than this!! Have a great weekend!!

DIMI said...

Great capture Stewart!!What a beautiful Kite!!!
Dimi...

TexWisGirl said...

beautiful! great snag by you!

Carole M. said...

great moment to nab that one Stewart; well done; much excitement at the time I'm sure

Karen said...

A terrific in flight shot Stewart!

acreativeharbor.com said...

Very majestic shot for SWF!

Erika Price said...

Stunning shot, and so clear too!

Optimistic Existentialist said...

What a soaring beauty...

Arija said...

Nice shot, always hard to get light under it's wings.

Timur said...

Very nice captured ... Great work Stewart !!

Have a nice weekeend, enjoy !

Best regards

Linda said...

Good shot! It's not easy when they are moving.

Our photos said...

Beautiful photo, Stewart!
Greetings, RW & SK

Margaret Adamson said...

Great shot Stewart. Have a good evening.

Babs Helferich said...

great captured!
regards Babs

stiefbeen said...

Maar Stewart wat is hij mooi.

Lea said...

Great photo!
We have its cousin, the Mississippi Kite, here in the US.
Have a wonderful week-end!
Lea

Karen @ Pieces of Contentment said...

I love spotting our large birds overhead- happens rarely though. Nice shot.

Swati Singh said...

Good one

Montanagirl said...

He's very pretty! Nice photo.

Gail Dixon (LaBelle) said...

Very nice, Stewart! We have the Mississippi Kites here but I've yet to nail a good pic of one.

Erica Sta said...

Greatful Shot :)
Heidrun

Happyone said...

Thanks for stopping by and leaving a comment. You have beautiful pictures here on your blog.
I'll be back to visit. : )

Andrea said...

Woo Hoo ... what a bird ... Boy, those Raptors take great pictures! No, Wait, you take great pictures of raptors ... almost like flying a Kite :) Awesome, Stewart ...

Andrea @ From The Sol

thewovenspoke said...

Beautiful shot!

Haddock said...

Soaring with confidence.
Well captured.

Mama Zen said...

Perfect!

Cutella said...

Beautiful capture...Just remember my eagle painting...

Laura said...

No strings attached... completely free! BEautiful!

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

I love your kite and the sky is wonderful.