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Owls World

By ianrobinson    
Taken in winter months this Barn owl was hunting early in the afternoon.
After a month or so of watching him/her I decided on a place to be to get the best image with light coming through the wings, on the day it all came together, the light, the Barn owl, the position, and the distance were all spot on, after capturing many from this location I looked on the back of my small screen and just knew I had something special.









Tags: Barn owl Wildlife and nature Ian Robinson back lit owl

Voters: wrighty76, razer, RysiekJan and 97 more

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Superb flight capture

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11 Jun 2016 2:23PM
Excellent
colijohn 7 59 2 Netherlands
11 Jun 2016 2:35PM
Magnificent capture, well worth the wait.

Colin
11 Jun 2016 2:36PM
Fantastic image Smile
senn 8 5 1 Belgium
11 Jun 2016 2:37PM
what a marvellous capture with fantastic light !
Leedslass1 Plus
3 2.5k 3 United Kingdom
11 Jun 2016 3:00PM
Like the tones of this image and lovely in flight capture.
11 Jun 2016 3:42PM
Beautiful, well composed and captured...
11 Jun 2016 3:47PM
Beautiful image. Well captured.
11 Jun 2016 3:58PM
Super image here with perfect lighting of the wings.

Dave Wink
Superb capture, that back-lighting, the icing on the cake.

Ray
sawsengee Plus
13 6 27 Malaysia
11 Jun 2016 5:20PM
beautiful capture with wonderful lighting & picture tone Smile
MiguelB 3 1 3
11 Jun 2016 6:04PM

Quote: on the day it all came together, the light, the Barn owl, the position


it certainly did! well worth the wait and the planning!
jayhyk 11 England
11 Jun 2016 6:41PM
wow
11 Jun 2016 8:27PM
Gorgeous . Viv
ianrobinson 9 1.2k 8 United Kingdom
11 Jun 2016 8:52PM
Thank you all so much for your userawards, comments and votes they mean a lot.
tonyng 9 11 3 United Kingdom
11 Jun 2016 9:04PM
A jaw-dropper. Bravo.
peterkin 15 646 England
11 Jun 2016 10:17PM
Yes, you do have something special. Superb photo.
ericfaragh 15 149 5 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2016 6:47AM
Wonderful forethought and skilful execution to make this excellent capture. Well done indeed.
Diggeo 6 13 Greece
12 Jun 2016 9:19AM
Fantastic light, great capture!!
SlowSong Plus
11 8.3k 30 England
12 Jun 2016 10:59AM
Superb shot. I think the best owl shot I've seen on here.
12 Jun 2016 12:45PM
and special it was Ian,absolutely amazing
Wayne
12 Jun 2016 2:51PM
Very special indeed, Ian m8.
ianrobinson 9 1.2k 8 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2016 6:18PM
Thank you all Smile

TanyaH Plus
16 1.3k 395 United Kingdom
13 Jun 2016 12:23PM
Yep, that's special alright! Absolutely perfect Smile
cuffit Plus
12 342 5 England
13 Jun 2016 11:50PM
Brilliant photo. Chris
ianrobinson 9 1.2k 8 United Kingdom
20 Jun 2016 6:17AM
Thank you Tanya and cuffit
23 Jun 2016 7:42PM
Cracking shot Ian, great portfolio as well.

Mick.
Chinga Plus
8 3 1 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2016 11:40AM
A first rate capture, love the backlighting...
Isabel GrinGrin
Nouche 3 4 Switzerland
3 Jul 2016 2:11AM
Magnificent !
Veronique
29 Jul 2017 12:43PM
Spectacular !!!
I'm happy to be the # 100 Voter😀
DanielaGrinWink
ianrobinson 9 1.2k 8 United Kingdom
2 Jan 2018 2:43PM
Thank you Daniela much appreciated.

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