Another quickie break from Rome. Falconer Kira Weston brought a couple of her owls for another Camera Club worknight this last Monday evening. She had introduced us to Tillie the barn owl some time ago on an outdoor shoot. This time it was in our meeting room (well, it was
cold and wet outside!), and as well as Tillie, she also brought along Libby, a young female eagle owl. Now, owls are my favourite birds, and I was especially delighted when we got the chance to pose with Libby perched on our gloved hand - I didn't need asking twice!
Despite Libby appearing to be a bit fierce looking, she was very friendly and co-operative
It was just a pity I couldn't hold the camera in my other hand and show you both of us together! Perhaps I may be able to acquire an image from another club member…
V1 - Libby
V2 - Tillie
Single Raw images processed in Adobe Camera Raw, tweaked in Topaz Adjust and Photoshop Elements 11
Thanks again to everyone for your votes & comments on my previous uploads, it really is appreciated and encouraging.
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