Views: 85 (48 Unique) 
Vote 25
Award Shortlist   

Winging in the Rain

By susanbarton  
This is Magic the Barn Owl a great performer from Imperial Birds of Prey Academy As you can see it is raining quite heavily but this great little bird continued to fly for us. Eventually we had to pack up but we will return another day to finish photographing these beautiful birds

Susan

Tags: General Pets and captive animals Wildlife and nature

Voters: debu, mikbee, bagman and 22 more


Take your photography to the next level and beyond...

  • NEWS
  • REVIEWS
  • INSPIRATION
  • COMMUNITY
  • COMPETITIONS

Why not join for free today?

Join for Free

Your total photography experience starts here


USA Landscape Photographer of the Year 2016 open to entries NOW!

Comments


debu 6 India
27 Apr 2012 12:32AM
Superb in flight captures.
debu

Join ePHOTOzine for free and remove these adverts.

mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
27 Apr 2012 12:35AM
I think the rain adds to these inflight captures Susan.
Good set.
Mick.
Jocelia Plus
5 2 1 Australia
27 Apr 2012 1:15AM
Absolutely beautiful set here Susan.
What a gorgeous creature…….
Well done, and the rain an added bonus…….

Jocelia
27 Apr 2012 3:00AM
A great set Susan..........Sandy
ugly Plus
8 9 57 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2012 5:49AM
V1 then V3 for me...
I do like the rain and detail in the birds..
May be your photoshop skills are low but have a look at the staps on the bird.
Can you clone them out?
They do distract...
I like the detail in the face of the barn owl...
Have a look at some of my new photos...
I found a site that takes the staps off the birds when flying them...
This I think help to improve the bird.
Well taken looking forward to your new images...

Dave
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
27 Apr 2012 6:31AM
Excellent in flight captures, Susan. Carol
Alvar 9 23 2 France
27 Apr 2012 6:32AM
It is a beautiful shot Smile
Alvar
27 Apr 2012 7:56AM
you really have caught the power of those wings
rontear Plus
13 8 7 England
27 Apr 2012 8:32AM
Love the title SusanWink and your determination to capture in such weather. Barn Owls generally rest up in rain, but your image certainly shows the struggle agianst the elements.
Ron.
Adderwatcher 7 60 19 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2012 1:03PM
Excellent trio of images especially with the rain coming down!!
Scott
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 9 10 England
27 Apr 2012 1:16PM
Good in flight shots - V3 detail is very good.
Joan.
vickyf Plus
10 8 8 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2012 1:43PM
Good capture of a hard subject. The weather looks dreadful but adds to the photo. Vicky
27 Apr 2012 2:09PM
Three excellent captures. It might be worth trying a tighter crop on V1 to remove the tops of the fences below the owl.
Sandra
27 Apr 2012 4:25PM
Lovely shots Susan, shame about the rain though.

Mark
Difficult subjects to capture.. With a bit of tidying up will be top class, well done
marktc Plus
5 86 14 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2012 6:17PM
Super images Susan in very difficult conditions... Top notch stuff and shortlisted.
PaulLiley 7 2 13 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2012 7:04PM
V3 for me cos its different with the added raindrops. I love owls and this set is great. paul

Sign In

You must be a member to leave a comment.

ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.

Join For Free

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.