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Photographing Golden Eagles

Photographing Golden Eagles

Golden Eagle Summer At the start of the year photographing Golden Eagles at an eyrie wasn’t on my to-do list but when I located an eyrie in a big ‘granny’ native pine it was an opportunity that I could not pass by. The nest was in a tree (or one close to it) that last had an eagle eyrie in it in the mid-1980s. As far as I am aware the eagles had not tried to nest in the pinewood in the intervening years. Perhaps the late spring snows had pushed the birds down into the glen from a high corrie where there are a couple of traditional rock eyries. Given the exceptionally cold weather in May and June...

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