The Walls of Heaven

17 November 2014 24 Comments Home » Birds

Like a wizard crafting spells in threes, a gyrfalcon
so bright he dissolves the walls of heaven.

A gyrfalcon so bright he dissolves the walls of heaven

Gyrfalcon | Falco rusticolus


  • Sylvia on Facebook said:


  • Sofie on G+ said:

    Absolutely gorgeous (as always!)!!

  • Sonoye on Facebook said:


  • Ed on Facebook said:

    Amazing shot!

  • Ed on Facebook said:

    Amazing bird!

  • Karin on G+ said:


  • HQSP on G+ said:

    Beautiful capture!

  • Helen Frost said:

    Wow, Rick, that’s beautiful!”

  • Martha on Facebook said:

    Stunning! Love this bird

  • Noah on Facebook said:

    Pretty picture.

  • Deb on Facebook said:


  • Pete on Facebook said:

    One with the air, and the light.

  • Laurie on Flickr said:

    This is incredibly striking.

  • Kat on Facebook said:

    Gorgeous shot!

  • Connie on G+ said:

    So beautiful in every way. Thank you. I hope it is OK with you to share this with a friend. Wonderful, fine art work.

  • Connie on G+ said:

    Thank you! I’m grateful. You share such fine work/words. Best

  • Olivia on G+ said:

    Looks absolutely luminous!

  • Diane said:

    Blindingly beautiful. Youth trying to hide behind the eyes of a hunter.
    You amaze once again, Rick!

  • Rick said:

    Thanks Diane. An arctic hunter for arctic weather.

  • Paula on Facebook said:

    Exceptional photo, even for you, Rick. Lovely.

  • William on G+ said:

    Outstanding BIF capture, very impressive.

  • Polly on G+ said:

    Fantastic work.

  • Sara Beth on Jungle Dragon said:

    This is gorgeous!!!

  • Harry on Jungle Dragon said:

    This is fantastic, congrats!

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