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My daughter is a veterinary nurse and the female owl on the right was brought in unharmed, picked up by a man's labrador, it was the original intention to pass it on to Vale Wildlife Rescue or Secret World but we decided to do a release, another local vet had 3 tawny owls brought in so we had one of these, a male and we did a release a few months later. The owl on the right we called Bram so it made sense to call the other Stoker. I added the zoom effect to disguise the fact that they were sat on a log in a tea chest while I was converting my shed.

Camera:Pentax LX Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:70-210mm zoom.
Recording media:Fujichrome Provia 100.
Title:Tawny Owlets.
Username:Badgerfred Badgerfred
Uploaded:17 May 2007 - 10:18 AM
Tags:Digitally manipulated, Owl., Wildlife / nature
Votes:33

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Barbaraj
Barbaraj e2 Member 7450 forum postsBarbaraj vcard England
17 May 2007 - 1:52 PM

An interesting photo. Thankyou.

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brayzo
brayzo e2 Member 7brayzo vcard England
17 May 2007 - 3:56 PM

Nice shot.

Mel

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trissie
trissie e2 Member 8trissie vcard United Kingdom
17 May 2007 - 6:06 PM

A lovely capture, with superb detail.

Trish

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pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 9842 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1644 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2007 - 12:53 AM

Such a delightful pair, love the subject and detail, expressions and effect.

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Tony_Baloni
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19 May 2007 - 6:22 PM

A Cracking Shot for us Owl fans.

Keep them coming.

Tony...

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Rende
Rende e2 Member 737 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
20 May 2007 - 3:24 PM

Lovely photograph; the zoom effect works fine here.
Rende

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mystify
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21 May 2007 - 11:29 PM

Absolutely wonderful capture! The detail is so clear and vivid and the effect surrounding them works well with the photo. well done!

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RuthyJ
RuthyJ e2 Member 8RuthyJ vcard England
28 May 2007 - 4:31 PM

It always amazes me how such ugly chicks grow into really stunning birds. it's a fantastic show though.

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angelsj
angelsj e2 Member 8angelsj vcard Scotland
1 Jun 2007 - 1:48 PM

great shot!!!

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pennyspike
pennyspike e2 Member 112068 forum postspennyspike vcard United Kingdom29 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2007 - 9:40 PM

Great good luck story. Like the effect.
Penny

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GrahamBaines
GrahamBaines e2 Member 739 forum postsGrahamBaines vcard United Kingdom
5 Jun 2007 - 7:54 PM

No idea how you managed to get this shot, it's great, full of character, love the blue of the eyes too.

Graham Baines

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aitchbrown
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12 Jun 2007 - 10:31 PM

Stunning, and a fabulous story too... love those eyes. helen

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norton
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13 Jun 2007 - 10:24 PM

Superb image Fred,nice work and well captured........

Tony.

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