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Photographer: Jill Irvin
Location: Veterans Oasis Park, Chandler, Arizona
I felt this hawk long before I was able to spot him/her in the trees. Every time I attempted to crop this photo to focus more on the hawk, there was something about the beauty of the budding trees and the late afternoon sun glowing on the hills behind them that stopped me.
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Camera Information: Nikon D5100
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