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Tawny Owl

By Lillian  
This inquisitive and very 'on the move' Tawny Owl is called Troy

Taken at the Hawk Concervancy in Hampshire
on a Photographic day for 8 people only...wonderful experience.

Thank You all for great comments and advice with the Swallow image
and to Moira for your award..thank you


Tags: General Tawny owl Pets and captive animals Wildlife and nature

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vickyf Plus
12 8 8 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 8:59AM
And very beautiful he is too, as is the image. Love the background. Vicky

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28 Jun 2012 9:01AM
Lovely image. Good old Troy. He's quite a character.
28 Jun 2012 9:02AM
Superb capture of a beautiful bird, had a tawny at home for many years,
28 Jun 2012 9:05AM
Fabulous Lillian what detail and a sterned expression

RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
28 Jun 2012 9:09AM
Those big eyes taking in everything, especially what you are about, Lillian.
Wonderful detail and the perfect 'pose'.
Great shot once again........I wonder if you ever take a duff one but I guess notWink
28 Jun 2012 9:12AM
Very well captured and lots of detail Lillian
AnnChown Plus
8 203 1 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 9:14AM
What a beauty he is Lillian - very well taken. "I wonder if you ever take a duff one but I guess not Wink" - love Ronnie's comment!
User_Removed 7 48 1 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 9:16AM
Super image Lillian.
28 Jun 2012 9:16AM
This is stunning pin sharp detail and wonderful colour,
Richsr Plus
10 91 223 England
28 Jun 2012 9:16AM
Like the details and tones in this fine capture Lillian
28 Jun 2012 9:31AM
Beautifully captured and great eye contact. Have a barn owl coming and sitting on the light outside our house late at night. No shots managed as yet Sad. Moira
28 Jun 2012 9:34AM
Excellent shot of this stunning bird
paskinmj Plus
8 11 1 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 9:34AM
Great capture and well focussed,
Irishkate Plus
7 41 111 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 10:24AM
Wonderful image of the owl.
Great eye contact and catchlights.
These are becoming your hallmark.
28 Jun 2012 10:33AM
he knows it all doesnt he.
28 Jun 2012 10:56AM
A DUFF one well i never the cheek of the dark side WinkWinkWink good background seperation catchlights eye contact and detail lovely image Lillian

achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
28 Jun 2012 11:23AM
Stunning eye's Lillian and very beautiful bird, excellent quality capture again.


28 Jun 2012 11:32AM
Stunning shot Lillian, fabulous colours and detail, love it Smile

andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 12:04PM
fantastic detail lilliant brilliant tones and textures love those big eyes a stunner nice one Wink
Jasper87 Plus
7 1.9k 150 England
28 Jun 2012 12:07PM
"Great shot once again........I wonder if you ever take a duff one but I guess not"

Only if the bird was called 'Duff' GrinGrin

Expertly done, Lillian.

mikbee Plus
10 3 8 Scotland
28 Jun 2012 12:41PM
A very handsome gent indeed Lillian.
Even though his name is like something out of an American Soap on the telly !!
LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 1:01PM
posty57 9 6 2 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 1:55PM
Beautifully taken and framed.

Lovely sharp shot Lillian and nice Bokeh as well Smile

8 10 10 England
28 Jun 2012 2:56PM
CarolG Plus
11 199 20 Greece
28 Jun 2012 3:26PM
First class, Lillian. Carol
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 11 England
28 Jun 2012 3:45PM
Looks like he couldn't give a hoot! Wink Couldn't resist it... A stunningly detailed shot here, Lillian, top-notch work as always Smile
Trev Smile
marktc Plus
7 99 15 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 5:30PM
A typically amazing image Lillian. If I could make one comment... The light bit above his head is a little bit of a distraction, but the stunning detail and the wonderful eye contact is amazing.
7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 5:46PM
An extremely beautiful natural wildlife photograph, which for me ticks all the right boxes, and so many, many more.

Regards Nathan
28 Jun 2012 5:50PM
Gorgeous Eyes Lillian, and looking straight at you it seems. Another smashing portrait.

John Smile
SUE118 Plus
9 8 1 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 6:32PM
Maiwand Plus
11 3 73 England
28 Jun 2012 6:54PM
Great shot from your photo day Lillian. I did one of those 3/4 years ago and I agree they are superb.
Billyray Plus
10 70 3 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 8:00PM
Yet another perfectly detailed shot Lillian.
28 Jun 2012 8:01PM
This is a superb shot Lillian, excellent eye contact - a delightful little soul, Lou
Trev_B Plus
11 151 68 England
28 Jun 2012 9:08PM
Oh what big eyes you have... all the better for seeing the lovely detail in this image Lillian.

pluckyfilly Plus
11 351 33 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 9:32PM
great shot love the detail
Ade_Osman 14 4.5k 36 England
28 Jun 2012 9:40PM
Lovely work here Lillian.....

Ade Smile
pamelajean Plus
11 1.0k 1984 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2012 10:07PM
I can always associate with your birds because you take the trouble to remember their names, and Troy is a wonderful name for this handsome fellow.
28 Jun 2012 10:28PM
Superb shot Lillian-in every way. . Paul
goso Plus
11 2 1 Australia
29 Jun 2012 12:03AM

Quote:Superb shot Lillian-in every way. . Paul
I totally agree Lillian ...Bill
ChiliMan Plus
11 135 17 Singapore
29 Jun 2012 11:32AM
Inquisitive is the word for this fellow's gaze, Lillian. Such a lovely capture of this beautiful owl!

Andrew Smile
Glostopcat Plus
11 255 2 England
2 Jul 2012 8:15PM
What a beautiful bird Lillian, superbly photographed as always

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