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long-eared owl flight

By philhomer  
The subject is as the title states. The difficulty here was our bird flying through an area of mixed light so timing was crucial to avoid (as much as possible) a half-lit subject.

Having the patience and waiting until the Owl reaches the fully lit area and using significant -EC makes for a great dark non-distracting background in my opinion.

Tags: Flight Owl Owl photography Long eared owl Pets and captive animals Owl flight Wildlife and nature Photography tuition

Voters: JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY, M_squared, gwynn56 and 9 more


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You caught the moment here. Great capture. Well lit.

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NDODS Plus
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
3 Sep 2012 10:40AM
A great image of this most graceful of our Silent Predators.

Regards Nathan
Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
3 Sep 2012 11:52AM
Good narrative Phil......Sharp exactly where it should be on the birds eyes.....

Ade
philhomer 6 75 32 England
6 Sep 2012 6:20PM
i ate a lot of fish fingers as a kid Tongue

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