A Close Encounter (sort of...)

We found this carcass on a recent hill-walk near our house. When we returned to the car, I was stunned to see a huge juvenile golden eagle, circling, harried by a pair of crows. It descended and landed near to where we’d found the carcass. I was simultaneously awed by the size and beauty of the eagle, and absolutely kicking myself that I’d left my telephoto lens at home…