Nature Photography by Sash Dias


Cooper's Hawk in Mount Auburn Cemetery

The first couple of times I visited Mt Auburn Cemetery weren't too productive, apart from a momentary glimpse of what seemed to be a juvenile Cooper's Hawk. I was able to get within 25 yards or so to take a couple of quick shots before it decided that I was getting too close! The lighting was perfect, and the early winter  background of dead leaves complemented the naturally ruddy colors of the hawk…