A perched Long-eared Owl (Asio otus), taken on a recent photo shoot at the British Wildlife Centre.
A beautifully aloof bird with deep amber eyes.
A challenging low light day with most images taken at ISO 800 or higher.
Minimal processing in ACR (white balance), noise reduction in Nik Define and slightly sharpened using Photshop CS6 High Pass filter set to 3 pixels
British wildlife centre
Wildlife and nature
Long-eared Owl Asio otus
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