Youth, Beauty, & Destiny: Juvenile Osprey

For anyone who loves Osprey, it is only a matter of time before you realize the Juvenile Osprey is the most beautiful of them all.
For anyone who loves Osprey, it is only a matter of time before you arrive at the enlightened knowledge that the Juvenile Osprey is the most-beautiful-of-all Osprey.
With their crazy gorgeous amber eyes...
With their crazy gorgeous amber eyes…
... their crazy George-Washington hairdos, and beautiful buff tipped feathers...
… their funky George-Washington hairdos, and beautiful buff-tipped feathers…
They look skyward from their nests...
.. they look skyward from their nests…
... stretch their wings...
… stretch their wings…
... peering into the distance...
… then peer into the distance…
... feeling that urge to fly, but not yet ready to take that first leap...
… feeling that urge to fly, but not yet ready to take that first leap…
... knowing they hold great power in their Talons.
… knowing they hold great power in their Talons, but not yet knowing that power is to maim and kill fish.