Osprey On The Wing



I usually see an Osprey or two when I go to Loch Raven Reservoir, but these two shots are probably the best Osprey photos I’ve taken so far.

For those of you familiar with Loch Raven, I was below the second dam on the river bank when I shot these.

I heard him calling, and spotted him perched in a tree on the opposite bank. Before I could get a shot of him perched, he launched and flew right past me. I was lucky not to bungle the focus, and got pretty good resolution of his beautiful orange eyes.

October 24, 2014

See my previous posts on the Ospreys at Loch Raven, MD.