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By bpearson3
Good Evening Everyone.

Here's another image from Martin's Falconry Encounter at Peckforton Castle.
This beautiful little Barn Owl was such an angel to photograph..... a real poser !
At one point, I lay on the grass and Zoomed in on her and she just stood there watching me. I'll upload this one for you all soon.

I hope you're all having a good weekend.
The weather in Manchester is awful tonight - thunder and lots of rain - Yuk!! LOL

Thanks for all your votes and comments, they are appreciated so much.

Kind regards
Bev Smile

Tags: Wildlife and nature

Voters: martinjp, Artois, photophantom and 45 more

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Comments


27 Jun 2009 11:15PM
Bev,

This is an absolutely, stunningly beautiful image....The capture, composition and framing is spot on!!! Duke is a proper poser!!!


Martin.

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27 Jun 2009 11:19PM

Quote:Bev,

This is an absolutely, stunningly beautiful image....The capture, composition and framing is spot on!!! Duke is a proper poser!!!


Martin.


THANKS HUN Bxx
27 Jun 2009 11:19PM
amazing shot
Dennis
Great Image.
27 Jun 2009 11:31PM
Super image wonderful detail and colours
Alexa
27 Jun 2009 11:40PM
Stunning well composed shot. Beautiful colours and superb pin sharp detail. Excellent lighting.
Steve.
27 Jun 2009 11:45PM
Lovely capture Bev. Really nice and sharp and great light......Sandy
maryg Plus
7 66 18 Scotland
27 Jun 2009 11:46PM
Beautiful light a lovely pose
Mary
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2009 11:53PM
Absolutely stunning shot Bev, great composition and light, everything spot on.

Hugh
EAS Plus
6 1 13 Scotland
27 Jun 2009 11:54PM
I have always loved the wonderful markings of a Barn Owl's feathers. You have captured them so clearly and the pose is perfect.

Ann
What a beautiful image.
Dave
28 Jun 2009 8:24AM
A lovely capture.
28 Jun 2009 9:00AM
Brilliant shot
Geoff
A beautiful capture with great detail.

Jean x
28 Jun 2009 10:41AM
Such a beautiful bird
28 Jun 2009 12:01PM
Bev this shot is absolutely wonderful, superb worK
Kind Regards
Steve (aka Sparrowhawk)
oll1e Plus
8 57 2 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2009 12:47PM
Hi Bev,
You have captured this lovely Barn owl well.Theres some nice light and detail.Such a majestic bird,i love watching them flying over the fields in dim light .
warm regds
ollie Smile
ChiliMan Plus
9 135 17 Singapore
28 Jun 2009 2:59PM
She's a beaut. And looking a bit coy too. Aww. I wonder how many animals are self-conscious about having their picture taken. Lovely shot, Bev Smile

Andrew
Phil1958 7 272 4 Wales
28 Jun 2009 5:20PM
Superb image, Bev and good use of dof to throw the background out of focus and make the owl really stand out.

Phil
Neeka Plus
6 16 Wales
28 Jun 2009 7:59PM
Hi Bev. This is a beautiful capture ~ so serene and soft. Just gorgeous.
~Necia~
28 Jun 2009 8:01PM
Lovely detailed capture

Dave
Just superb.
Tony
Rock Plus
13 10 2 England
28 Jun 2009 10:03PM
Top-Shot.

Rock
redshank 6 1 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2009 6:09PM
Wonderful sharp image
1 Jul 2009 7:07PM
Nice framed image,
Are his tail feathers in the original image, or just cropped by the frame? May be worth a cloning reconstruct and reframe (LOL just me Smile ! David
Stunning!!

Paul
Mynett Plus
7 142 6 United Kingdom
3 Jul 2009 9:22PM
really lovely

Linda
3 Jul 2009 9:48PM
A truly fab shot, if i could give you a award i would stunning shot Bev, well done!!1 Superb. this is my favourite bird too, stunning
LOL Andrea xx
3 Jul 2009 10:16PM
Stunning image great detail
Harry
3 Jul 2009 11:51PM

Quote:Nice framed image,
Are his tail feathers in the original image, or just cropped by the frame? May be worth a cloning reconstruct and reframe (LOL just me ! David


Hi David.
I did not crop the tail off - she is only 4 months old, hence having a shorter tail.

Bev
Paul_cats Plus
10 61 22 Scotland
28 Jul 2009 11:53AM
Fine well composed capture.
Paul
Ridgeway Plus
9 222 2 Ireland
10 Feb 2011 4:27PM
Hiya Bev, this is one beautiful portrait,now give the owl back to Harry Wink

Aidan,,

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