Originally Posted by Steve Lister
Not an Osprey. Head pattern wrong.
Originally Posted by stevejelf
Any chance its a wet Black Winged Kite Elanus caeruleus , the face looks right
They are becoming common in SW France
I have been watching one for the past 6 weeks from the kitchen table
Doesn't look right over all to me, seems to have way to much dark overall and the shape just isn't quite right.