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20 Oct 2014 11:12PM
A stunning capture Richard, fabulous eyes GrinGrin

Kathryn
20 Oct 2014 11:14PM
Superb!!!
RonnieAG Plus
11 154 119 Scotland
20 Oct 2014 11:15PM
"Intent" stamped all over this image of that owl: the high ISO has allowed a very fast shutter thus capturing all the detail in this fast action shot, Richard.
Top notch bird photography.
Just wish I could take such........I do better with subjects that move a touch slower, preferably not at all.......WinkWinkWink.
R.
liarsdance 7 633 2 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2014 11:25PM
Look at those eyes! This is a simply stunning shot, Richard.
~Heath
Tish1 Plus
8 32 5 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2014 11:26PM
Richard, apart from the fact that this is a superbly taken shot demonstrating a high level of skill, I find it hillarious, those feet................. As Ron says, 'Intent' stamped all over them, sorry, should have said tallons; also as Ron says I am more into the sedate side of life, but I am envious................... These have been absolutely superior or as they say round your way 'Bostin Our Kid'


Tish
gary_d 13 576 13 Wales
20 Oct 2014 11:28PM
If there was a better image taken on the day I can't wait to see it, this really is a master class Richard.

I have used up my user award today but its not far off midnight so watch this space.


Gary
Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2014 11:30PM
Brilliant shot Richard and well worth getting wet laying on the ground!!BlushWink
I got a video of him too!!
love the look of intent here..he really loved challenging us too
mikbee 14 3 8 Scotland
20 Oct 2014 11:37PM
Strutting his stuff here Richard !!
Good shot.
Mick.
20 Oct 2014 11:52PM
Superb Richard,
Fred.
terryxc 8 7 England
20 Oct 2014 11:52PM
Top quality shot Richard, really is outstanding and its going to take something extraordinary to beat it...

Terry.
21 Oct 2014 12:38AM
Brilliant sharp capture Richard

Steve
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
21 Oct 2014 12:49AM
Superb timing and focus! envious!
Shaji84 6 4 India
21 Oct 2014 4:25AM
Top class!! Magnificient capture - stunning detail!
Hermanus 9 4 South Africa
21 Oct 2014 4:27AM
An amazing capture Richard !! I saw you guys on your stomachs taking this image in one of Lillian's images yesterday Smile
21 Oct 2014 5:15AM
Super capture Richard. Stunning is more the right discription. You deserve all the acclaim given.Grin

Well done mate.
kirkoid 10 1 England
21 Oct 2014 6:07AM
Cracking detailed capture.
Dave
CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
21 Oct 2014 6:12AM
A top class image, Richard, well deserving of the awards.
nonur 12 18 13 Turkey
21 Oct 2014 6:40AM
Super timing, amazing shot, Richard. Well deserved.
rsjkinson 12 5 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 7:21AM
outstanding
andylea2 7 16 1 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 7:27AM
Brilliant detail and composition Richard a stunning capture. Wink
Andy
21 Oct 2014 7:36AM
Looks like he means business!
capto Plus
9 6.7k 25 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 8:23AM
Brilliant photography has produced a stunning image.Smile

ivor
21 Oct 2014 8:27AM
You captured this just right Richard, another great image.
Chris
Nikonuser1 Plus
8 167 16 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 8:30AM
Excellent capture RichardSmile

Cliff
ddolfelin Plus
9 103 3 Wales
21 Oct 2014 8:45AM
A brilliant shot, Richard!
EMJAYCEE Plus
12 10 10 England
21 Oct 2014 9:37AM
I viewed large Richard and felt that he was flying right out of the screen at me. Superb.
Joan
franken Plus
18 5.3k 4 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 9:37AM
Really impressive wildlife capture!

Ken
Maiwand 14 3 73 England
21 Oct 2014 9:41AM
These really are stunning birds Richard. Quality shot.!!GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron
ChasD 12 4 2 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 9:53AM
I love his purposeful stride. The photography is brilliant.

Charles.
DonMc 12 4 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 10:39AM
Richard, one of the best Owl shots I have seen from this shoot!SmileSmileSmile
my award giving doesn't seem to operate from the tablet I am using at the moment so am having problems in posting it!
Regards Don
gss 7 1 Romania
21 Oct 2014 10:52AM
You have surprised him (her) in the majestic position (as in a coat of arms or flag). One of your best pictures ever seen!
Congratulations
Silviu
21 Oct 2014 11:12AM
Brilliant shot, Richard, indeed!SmileSmileSmile
Regards Valery
PhilT2 Plus
11 548 32 England
21 Oct 2014 11:42AM
Wonderful picture Richard.........remarkably sharp especially as he seems to be stomping right at you. I have great difficulty with this type of shot so I am even more impressed
JuBarney Plus
10 34 5 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 12:31PM
Superb shot Richard;
glad you had a successful day out.
Ju
This is just brilliant Richard, the look of determination on the face of the owl is magic. Not easy to get a shot like this, well done. SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Carol
Richsr 14 91 223 England
21 Oct 2014 1:27PM
Well timed and congrats on all the UA Richard
R.
21 Oct 2014 1:46PM
Well well hes is coming into land, this is amazing Richard, love him.

Patty GrinGrinGrin
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
21 Oct 2014 2:08PM
Just brilliant, Richard! Smile A very well timed shot - with good eye contact, too Wink
Trev Smile
21 Oct 2014 2:34PM
Superb shot Richard..Lin
21 Oct 2014 2:48PM
Excellant Shot Richard

AlanGrinGrinGrinGrin
21 Oct 2014 2:49PM
An Excellent Owl Image this one too . Very good photography , Richard ! SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile --- Jukka.
21 Oct 2014 4:29PM
Absolutely superb. I have to put you on my connections Richard because your PF is superb and I don't always see them !!!


PamGrinGrinGrin
21 Oct 2014 5:00PM
What a beauty Richard both the owl and the picture . you have captured and presented it wonderfully SmileSmile

Andy
kojak 8 14 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 5:24PM
Superb. I was going to give you a UA but I think you're getting greedyWink
janlea 9 3 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 7:21PM
An absolutely marvellous shot Richard, superb detail and lovely colours Smile
Jan
LynneJoyce Plus
13 22 101 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 7:24PM
Superb.
fazzer 12 54 7 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 7:26PM
such beautiful birds, excellent clarity and love the eye contact
regards Smile
21 Oct 2014 8:04PM
Superb!!
George
21 Oct 2014 8:15PM
Superb capture, Richard. Great eye contact, POV and timing.

Fred
brandish 7 3 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 8:23PM
Top notch,a stunning picture,it has everything.
Martyn.
rayme330 9 17 1 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2014 9:28PM
Another incredible shot from your visit to the Barn Owl Centre, Richard and I can only add my UA to the others it so richly deserves.

Ray
22 Oct 2014 12:14AM
Awesome SmileSmileSmilepaul
DixClix 12 2 United Kingdom
22 Oct 2014 12:47PM
A great image. So sharp. So intense! Wonderful colours too!
Mick
Chinga 10 3 2 United Kingdom
22 Oct 2014 12:49PM
Such a special capture! Grin
Simply outstanding this image...
IB
Rende 14 38 4 Netherlands
26 Oct 2014 11:29AM
Great POV and superb capture Richard!
Rende
27 Oct 2014 8:11PM
Your best yet Richard, all the awards are well deserved.

Regards.

Gavin
tonyguitar 9 77 37 Canada
28 Oct 2014 10:36PM
First I saw the beautiful owl headed right for you and then I saw the gallery of awards and medals and I thought , no wonder. How often do you see an eye level direct rush like that? Almost never. This image deserves awards! TG
prabhusinha 13 5 5 India
28 Nov 2014 12:39PM
Majestic catch

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