The Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) is togeher with the peregrine falcon one of the two fastest birds and animals in the world. Wingspan 1.80 - 2.80 m. When diving for prey it can reach 240 - 320 km/h (150 - 200 mph) - via Robert SKREINER's photo on Google+
Levitating? Hughie belongs to Domaine de Coudot in France. domainedecoudot.chez-alice.fr/ He's also half-had the name of Pegasus when he was for sale in the USA. Seems appropriate to this photograph where he seems to be hovering, if not flying. This shot belongs to Domaine de Coudot.
I like how hot and dry it looks in this picture. Somehting about the idea of these two girls standing in the hot afternoon sun in the middle of nowhere, apparently, with these butterflies on their heads makes it more charming for some reason.