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The lone eagle in the sky

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 10 October 2014 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

A shot through the window of a train....
...the clouds are about to shed tears..and the lone eagle captured my attention..

CASIO EX-Z60 1/2000 second F/8.4 114 mm (35mm equiv.)

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Awesome image.

10 Oct 2014 5:22am

@Jypyä Pop: Thank you Jypya...I love dark skies:)))) have a nice weekend:)

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

What wonderful feeling this carries . . I note the loneliness, the tears and rain but I sense the freedom, too !

10 Oct 2014 5:54am

@Ronnie 2¢: You are right Ronnie...Freedom is the ultimate !have a nice weekend:)

ursulakatariina from Uusikaupunki, Finland

Nice one. Great mood and pretty bird.

10 Oct 2014 5:58am

@ursulakatariina: Thank you Ursula...have a great weekend:)

gerard1948 from Spain

Excellent capture of this lone eagle. A very minimalist picture with a magnificent sky. Great shot, I like a lot.
Have a nice day.

10 Oct 2014 6:03am

@gerard1948: Thank you gerard...have a great weekend:)

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Très bien vu!! il est beau!

10 Oct 2014 8:02am

@Martine Libouton: Merci Martine:)

MOP from Wallonie picarde, Belgium

belle prise ; a nice shot.

10 Oct 2014 8:03am

@MOP: Thank you MOP:) Have a lovely weekend:)

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Top dog, he doesn't need company :)

10 Oct 2014 9:04am

@Ainsley: :))) Have a great weekend Ainsley

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

You did well through the window

10 Oct 2014 9:17am

@grouser: Thank you grouser...have a lovely weekend:)

Patrick M. from Lille, France

A majestic bird and capture a great picture for you! Good weekend Devi

10 Oct 2014 11:45am

@Patrick M.: Thank you Patrick:)))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain


10 Oct 2014 12:05pm

@Adela Fonts: Thank you Adela :)

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellente compo

10 Oct 2014 12:12pm


tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Splendide ... pas facile à faire en prise.)

10 Oct 2014 1:35pm

@tataray: Merci tataray:)

Slackwater Don from Spokane, United States

I like the isolation with one bird in a huge sky. A fine capture of the bird in flight too.

10 Oct 2014 1:49pm

@Slackwater Don: Luckily for me I was able to spot it!!

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

Excellent sky! Of course the bird looks beautiful!

10 Oct 2014 1:50pm

@mohkum: Thank you mohkum:)

Brockaly from Leominster, United Kingdom

The last lonely eagle?

10 Oct 2014 2:24pm

@Brockaly: Hmmm...may be the Lost Lonely eagle:)))))

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain


10 Oct 2014 3:41pm

@Lalena: Thank you Lalena:)

LauraS from Chico, United States

Very nice. A soaring bird, and way up high. You capture his essence.

10 Oct 2014 3:42pm

@LauraS: Thank you LauraS:)

helys from Paris, France

So great
Looks like a big eye looking at the bird!

10 Oct 2014 4:10pm

@helys: Ah! You are right !!!

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

A delightful image!

10 Oct 2014 5:47pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie:)

Bruce from Tacoma, United States

Great background Perfect capture.

10 Oct 2014 5:57pm

@Bruce: Thank you Bruce:)

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Only one, but he commands attention

10 Oct 2014 6:35pm

@beach: Yes...always the lone star makes an impression :)

Moridi from Tehran, Iran

Very good capture. Superb.

10 Oct 2014 6:59pm

@Moridi: Thank you Moridi:)

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

nice capture of this lone eagle, devi! ;-))

10 Oct 2014 9:16pm

@curieuzeneuzemosterdpot: Thank you Curieuz:))

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A beautifully framed and composed shot Devi! Well done! ;-)

10 Oct 2014 10:57pm

@Eric Cousineau: Thank you Eric:)

L'Angevine from Angers, France


11 Oct 2014 8:40am

@L'Angevine: Merci L'Angevine:)

Sam from Chennai, India

A beautiful sky and a lonely bird. A fine shot, Devi.
Excellent composition. Some great shots from the running train.
Nicely done. Love this. Thank you. :)

11 Oct 2014 9:10am

@Sam: Thank you Sam :))) I appreciate your comments..Vaanamae ellai....Have a great Sunday :)

Julie L. Brown, Photobirder from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Effective framing and good use of negative space.

11 Oct 2014 12:57pm

@Julie L. Brown, Photobirder: Thank you Julie:)

photon from France

Look at the sky. We are not alone. The whole universe is friendly to us and conspires only to give the best to those who dream and work.

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

11 Oct 2014 1:35pm

@photon: Yes is waiting there for us to explore and feel !!

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

I wish I would be that eagle, Devi ------ peacefully and alone in the clouds .....and forget about all the disasters on the ground !!
Kindest regards and a nice weekend Monika

11 Oct 2014 2:27pm

@Shiva: Ah!! If only wishes were horses Monika... Have a great Sunday...Love Devi

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
A M A Z I N G !

12 Oct 2014 5:21pm

1/2000 second
114 mm (35mm equiv.)