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A Snowy Owl from the Hawk Conservancy.I found the eyes more than a little hypnotic and I hesitate to even think what he might be saying to me!!A beautiful bird however and what a shame he could not be flying free.
Manipulation kept to cropping and minor levels.
Look large if you have the time.

Camera:Fuji S3 Pro.
Lens:sigma 100-300
Recording media:C/F
Title:The Eyes Have It
Username:Maiwand Maiwand
Uploaded:28 Dec 2006 - 9:18 PM
Tags:Pets / captive animals
Votes:55

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KBan
KBan  9457 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
28 Dec 2006 - 9:31 PM

good close up,lovely detail
keith

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katnikmat
katnikmat  8 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2006 - 9:54 PM

well captured photo

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Buffalo_Tom
Buffalo_Tom e2 Member 82322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
28 Dec 2006 - 9:56 PM

They certainly do/lovely portrait.
Tom.

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KKmoments
KKmoments  8 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2006 - 9:56 PM

Superb capture.... lovely detail and amazing focus on the eyes.. well done
Karen

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8235 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
28 Dec 2006 - 10:46 PM

Super detail in this close up shot, like the eye contact

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chrissd
chrissd  9304 forum posts United Kingdom
29 Dec 2006 - 8:21 AM

cracking close up, top work here
chris

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viscostatic
29 Dec 2006 - 9:57 AM

An excellent macro image well exposed and with beautiful detail when viewed large.

Phil.

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Joline
Joline e2 Member 8Joline vcard United States52 Constructive Critique Points
29 Dec 2006 - 11:25 AM

Beautifully detailed portrait...looks like he's giving you a piece of his mindSmile

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peter_oak
peter_oak  9 England
29 Dec 2006 - 11:43 AM

Beautiful shot I love the detail on the feathers over its beak.Peter

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DolphinLady
29 Dec 2006 - 12:07 PM

A wonderful image of this lovely bird.
You have captured so much detail & those eyes are magnifcent.
I must admit my favourite is the Barn Owl.
HilarySmile

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PLCimagery
PLCimagery e2 Member 877 forum postsPLCimagery vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
29 Dec 2006 - 7:21 PM

terrific close up

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Alfoto  8 Wales
29 Dec 2006 - 8:22 PM

A wonderful image.
alfie.

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trissie
trissie  8 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2006 - 10:46 PM

A beautiful close up and the detail is stunning when viewed large.

Trish x

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piccy
piccy  8 Wales
29 Dec 2006 - 10:47 PM

Gorgeous bird and a very nice close up.
Freda

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pcjackso
pcjackso Junior Member 9
29 Dec 2006 - 11:00 PM

A lovely shot.great feather detail
Pauline

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MandyS
MandyS  8 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2006 - 11:29 PM

Wow factor image!
~ Mandy ~

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Gecko
Gecko  825 forum posts Australia
30 Dec 2006 - 7:07 AM

Fabulous close up and detail. Do like your p/f. Pam

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ChiliMan
ChiliMan e2 Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
30 Dec 2006 - 2:40 PM

Glad to be No. 30 on such an arresting and perfect shot!

Andrew Smile

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sooty 36
sooty 36  10 United Kingdom
30 Dec 2006 - 3:14 PM

Yea they do seem to have that hypnotic look about them. A shot I took was the same lol.
Chris

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TerryBaxter
30 Dec 2006 - 4:18 PM

His top-knot is elegance personified, and the feather detail superb.

Terry.

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scotty99
scotty99  8123 forum posts
11 Jan 2007 - 4:16 PM

nicely exposed,kept all the feather detail.tricky photographing white animals/birds, great image

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Jola
Jola Junior Member 8
29 Jan 2007 - 8:50 AM

Great shot.

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mollye
mollye  8 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2007 - 8:12 PM

Excellent in everyway
Mol

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megamuff8
megamuff8  1092 forum posts United States
20 Apr 2007 - 11:31 AM

Absolutely a Stunner, Ron.....Has that WOW Factor!

Cheers,
Suzan Smile

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