Ornate Hawk-Eagle

Spizaetus ornatus

ML62985111


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Scott Olmstead
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eBird Checklist S38061642
Savegre Mt. Lodge--primary forest trails above lodge
San José, Costa Rica
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Latitude and Longitude 9.5475, -83.8019 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

An explosion of pigeon wingbeats in the canopy alerted us and I looked up just in time to see a very large raptor alight on a thick, mossy branch in the subcanopy. It seemed to be hunting, alertly looking all around. After a couple minutes it flew off.

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 60D
Lens model
EF400mm f/5.6L USM
f-stop
f/5.6
Focal length
400 mm
Shutter speed
1/640 sec
ISO
640
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
723KB
Dimensions
2048 x 1365

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