Harris Hawk Dominance

Harris Hawks competing for a perch as dominance contest

Harris Hawks hunt in family groups. Generally the lead female is the alpha, but the new lead male is trying to establish his place, and is pushing her off the┬átop perch on a Saguaro cactus. Shot at the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum’s twice-daily Raptor Free Flight.

The Messiah 1716

Messiah - Antonius Stradivarius Ashmolean Museum Oxford

Shot for you Sam – our lover of all music. This Stradivarius – the Messiah – is in the collection of the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford. Photo in homage to your work on the Da Vinci collection. How sad to know it can never be played again as terms of the donation.