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Short-eared owl taken in North Wales.

Camera:1DMk11n
Lens:500f4 + 1.4 Extender
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Short-eared Owl
Username:John_Wannop John_Wannop
Uploaded:29 Oct 2008 - 12:12 PM
Tags:Wildlife / nature
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Votes:107
Voters:PeterLaw · ashley · iancam · davidcollins · Miles Herbert · SoulOfNature · Shroomer · MichaelBHanney · Phil_Morgan · pmaclll · Brenty · Slawek_Staszczuk · Craggwildlife · NEWMANP · madbob · johndover · BobbyP · Coleslaw · sully · Psin · stefedesign · Philip_P · Shane136 · Terry L · FredF · shaks · freybird · ugly · sawdust · ArtRat · fynephotography · Greyheron · Iain_Proudfoot · Maiwand · angej · dickiedriver · Consulo · cassiecat · jaymark1 · terry_cavner · albi · BURNSIE · SurreyHillsMan · motorsportpictures · AlanBW · mrsvee · pronature · GlynnisFrith · GillyB · colin beeley · Magpiemick · BillyGoatGruff · csurry · AZZA_AJD · Alan_Baseley · chinny · LesF · Paintman · Trev_p · shelldud · sut68 · mark5610 · chase · nolongeramember · M0TFT · wamp · old timer · Pete · southsnapper · SJM · chris-p · Kai · skewey · ringyneck · JohnoP · rogerbryan · phil_j · clintnewsham · greatdog · jacekb · bppowell · Grangeflyer · billydo · Angi_Wallace · chris_taylor · Hazelmouse · Karrol · rontear · mikesmith · mattberry · piccy · AlleyCatz · hellsbells8868 · geoffrey baker · Wilmot · justin c · Maddie · Tony_W · steve_kershaw · SueTurner · javam · ValSaxby · John Giddings · MikeRC · Misty56 · LeeFisher · bagman ·
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iancam
iancam Plus Member 6iancam vcard England
29 Oct 2008 - 12:19 PM

Stunning in large well done
Ian

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davidcollins
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29 Oct 2008 - 12:19 PM

a cracking shot looking straight at the camera to spot on.

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Miles Herbert
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29 Oct 2008 - 12:20 PM

Beautifully photographed... what else is there to say!

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SoulOfNature
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29 Oct 2008 - 12:21 PM

A absolutely stuning capture !!! great.

Jean x

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Shroomer
Shroomer  8 England167 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2008 - 12:25 PM

Superb flight capture John and great to have that eye contact
Richard

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MichaelBHanney
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29 Oct 2008 - 12:25 PM

Lovely sharp image and good colour.

Michael

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Brenty
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29 Oct 2008 - 12:29 PM

WOW!!

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Slawek_Staszczuk
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29 Oct 2008 - 12:30 PM

I was looking for my comment under this photo and it seemed to have vanished
Is there some time for "withdrawing" the image while preserving your daily limit?
My judgement's the same - top-hole and re-vote Wink
Bruce

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Craggwildlife
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29 Oct 2008 - 12:31 PM

lovely capture 'im sure he' posing for the camera'...David

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NEWMANP
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29 Oct 2008 - 12:32 PM

i think it had spotted you, the eye contact if great,
phil

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madbob
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29 Oct 2008 - 12:33 PM

ace detail

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29 Oct 2008 - 12:43 PM

Superb Shot
Bob

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flowerted
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29 Oct 2008 - 12:45 PM

great shot birds in flight are hard to get in focus so well done nice image
ted

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sully
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29 Oct 2008 - 12:47 PM

stunning shot well done i would be proud of this one

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29 Oct 2008 - 1:22 PM

wonderfull shot.

Fred

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shaks
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29 Oct 2008 - 1:29 PM

Excellently taken.

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29 Oct 2008 - 1:30 PM

Fantastic, is this a recent shot? Geoff

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ugly
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29 Oct 2008 - 1:33 PM

Very nice inflight shot...
Great work full of detail and gret colours...
Dave

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29 Oct 2008 - 2:06 PM

Fantastic shot well captured

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ArtRat
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29 Oct 2008 - 2:14 PM

just brilliant

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Iain_Proudfoot
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29 Oct 2008 - 2:43 PM

Awesome! A photograph of the highest calibre.

Warm regards, Iain.

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Maiwand
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29 Oct 2008 - 2:47 PM

terrific timing in this first rate flight shot John. Detail and eye contact is really quite incredible.
Ron

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dickiedriver
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29 Oct 2008 - 2:56 PM

Stunning capture lovely light and great DOF nice detail in the owl too

Richard

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cassiecat
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29 Oct 2008 - 3:01 PM

brilliant with the eye contact.lesley

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jaymark1
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29 Oct 2008 - 3:27 PM

A absolutely Stunning capture well done
jay

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terry_cavner
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29 Oct 2008 - 3:37 PM

WOO HOO....A Beauty....I'm so envious

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BURNSIE
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29 Oct 2008 - 4:14 PM

This is a cracker.
Burnsie

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SurreyHillsMan
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29 Oct 2008 - 4:17 PM

Stunning shot John, wonderful timing

Jon

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29 Oct 2008 - 4:18 PM

beautiful shot

scott

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29 Oct 2008 - 4:29 PM

Fantastic image.
Great colour & detail.
Vee.

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29 Oct 2008 - 4:32 PM

Nice one John
regards
Paul

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GlynnisFrith
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29 Oct 2008 - 4:58 PM

Wow this is stunning so much detail very well captured
Glynnis

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colin beeley
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29 Oct 2008 - 5:10 PM

one of the best !

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29 Oct 2008 - 5:47 PM

Astonishing!
Bill

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29 Oct 2008 - 6:06 PM

Super capture,
Alan

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chinny
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29 Oct 2008 - 6:06 PM

John was it taken this year?


Paul

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29 Oct 2008 - 6:37 PM

A1 Super shot good wing detail Danny

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29 Oct 2008 - 6:56 PM

this is first class absolutely stunning

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29 Oct 2008 - 8:26 PM

A beautiful image, with exceptional timing and the eye contact really does make the image

Sean

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29 Oct 2008 - 8:46 PM

This is a real beaut, and that eye contact is just fabulous.
Jim

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29 Oct 2008 - 8:59 PM

Stunning image, I'm gobsmacked.

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29 Oct 2008 - 9:00 PM

that bg is to die for.

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29 Oct 2008 - 10:12 PM

O U T S T A N D I N G

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30 Oct 2008 - 11:01 PM

Yes just flippin' WOW!

Very well done John!

Neal.

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31 Oct 2008 - 10:05 PM

One hell of a shot!

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2 Nov 2008 - 10:36 PM

Brilliant shots.
freda

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4 Nov 2008 - 9:43 PM

Absolutly fantastic shot.Steve

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19 Jan 2009 - 9:57 PM

brilliant words cant say enough well done JOhn nice to have met you on saturday

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