I always like the way hawks can focus on something on the ground below their perch. This was a very accommodating Red-tailed Hawk that let me change position a couple of times without spooking.
Is this a composite: No
Sony a1, FE200-600 + 1.4 TC @ 280 mm, beanbag on car window, f/9, 1/500, iso 2000, manual exposure. Processed in LR & PS CC. Cropped from a horizontal to 4478x5598. Taken at a regional wildlife refuge on December 17th.