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Peeping Through

By Lillian  
A young Tawny Owl at the BWC posing for us

Taken on a very hot and sunny day shaded with the trees.
high ISO to help hand held too

Thank you all so much for stopping by yesterday and special thanks to
Steve, Carol, Jan, Lynette, Hugh, John and Graham for your valued User Awards

Enjoy your day, I am off to visit my new Great Grandson...Jack..Cailin now has a brotherGrin


Tags: General Bwc Tawney owl Pets and captive animals Wildlife and nature

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User_Removed 13 386 2 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 8:16AM
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CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
4 Aug 2013 8:17AM
A beautiful capture, Lillian. Carol
fentiger Plus
17 918 24 England
4 Aug 2013 8:21AM
Beautifully composed image Lillian.

ColleenA Plus
5 367 6 Australia
4 Aug 2013 8:22AM
An excellent capture of the owl Lillian, love the framing of the branch.....enjoy your new grand son...maybe some great baby images to follow!!!!!
9 10 10 England
4 Aug 2013 8:28AM
Super shot of this tawny Lillian - enjoy your day.Smile
PaulLiley 9 2 13 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 8:29AM
Excellent shot Lillian. Your timing is spot on. Love the composition here. paul
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 8:31AM
Excellent shot love it
4 Aug 2013 8:37AM
Caziwinkles 5 3 1 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 8:38AM
Twit woo! Perfect image Lillian! Great composition.
Have a fab day with your new family member - lots of photos I bet! Smile

bobsblues 8 10 2 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 8:39AM
Brilliant image Lillian wonderful detail.Smile
LynneJoyce Plus
10 20 99 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 8:49AM
This one has the 'Aaaaaaaaaaah' factor in spades. Love the natural framing.
saltireblue Plus
8 8.1k 33 Norway
4 Aug 2013 9:02AM
Marvellous capture, Lillian...enjoy going ga-ga over the new arrivalSmile

netta1234 6 382 2 Wales
4 Aug 2013 9:16AM
A great tree framed image.
Congratulations on the birth of your Great GrandsonSmile
Maiwand 11 3 73 England
4 Aug 2013 9:26AM
Lovely shot of this superb bird Lillian.GrinGrinGrinGrin
SUE118 Plus
10 8 1 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 9:40AM
Beautifully captured.
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
4 Aug 2013 9:44AM
A delightful shot, Lillian, the fork on the tree providing an excellent natural frame for the wee owl and also a place of security possibly.
lonely_oryx 10 61 55 England
4 Aug 2013 9:46AM
Great light and capture
DeSilver Plus
10 14 12 England
4 Aug 2013 9:52AM
What a cracking capture.

morpheus1955 11 3 2 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 10:08AM
Fantastic image Lillian, fabulous detail and colours and excellent composition. Have a great day with your grandchildren

SlowSong Plus
9 7.4k 30 England
4 Aug 2013 10:14AM
Aw, so cute. Perfectly framed.
4 Aug 2013 10:15AM
great light Lillian a fine capture

Chinga Plus
7 3 1 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 10:42AM
What a sweety! Lovely image Lillian... Beautiful eyes! GrinGrin
Nikonuser1 Plus
5 153 16 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 10:42AM
Excellent image Lillian, love the frameing, great looking owlSmile

JuBarney 7 26 3 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 10:46AM
A beautiful capture of this gorgeous owl.
Those eyes Lillian !!! How beautiful, wonderful image, I love it GrinGrin

And big congratulations on the new Grandie GrinGrin

Lynette GrinGrin
EAS 9 1 13 Scotland
4 Aug 2013 11:01AM

CaroleS Plus
8 433 3 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 11:33AM
Oh those beautiful eyes are so well captured LillianSmile
Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
4 Aug 2013 11:39AM
I love this image Lillian !! An excellent capture !!
ali63 Plus
6 775 1 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 11:54AM
Very well captured, enjoy your new grandson, such a special time,

Ali Smile
Herge88 11 40 4 England
4 Aug 2013 11:57AM
A nice peek a boo moment here Lillian, well shot.

Best Matt
rayme330 6 17 1 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 12:04PM
Your expert use of dof has concentrated the detail on the owl's face, particularly its eyes, exactly where it needs to be. Great photography Lillian. GrinGrinGrin:

widtink 5 406 2 Scotland
4 Aug 2013 12:14PM
Thats got quality all over it SmileSmile The eye detail is staggeringly good Grin

EileenH 4 1 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 12:19PM
Great capture,lovely eyes 🐧 😊

4 Aug 2013 12:48PM
This is such a beautiful image, Lillian!SmileSmile
Detail, composition, lighting - all first class.
ValSaxby Plus
12 146 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 1:02PM
Nice shot Lillian
Lillian this is very original it's beautiful. One of the three benchmarks in Art is originallity and I would rate this a ten. Well done.
4 Aug 2013 1:28PM
A beautiful image Lillian. What a gorgeous owl. Its perfect Grin
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
4 Aug 2013 1:48PM
What lovely glassy eyes. An excellent capture Lillian........Sandy
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
4 Aug 2013 2:42PM
Great framing and a very intense owl!

Enjoy you visit!
Mrsbass 5 2 1 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 2:54PM
Such a beautiful image Lillian - it's the eyes that melt my heart in this photograph! Congratulations on your new family member I hope you had a fabulous day.
Charming image.
debu 8 India
4 Aug 2013 3:38PM
Superb shot.
4 Aug 2013 3:57PM
a stunner
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
4 Aug 2013 4:15PM
A super shot, Lillian - like how he's peeping out at you! Grin
Trev Smile
Mike_Smith Plus
10 490 1 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 4:22PM
Stunning capture Lillian, i haven't seen a Tawny for years
jdinne 15 16 England
4 Aug 2013 4:36PM
Stunning Lillian and those eyes are superb.

4 Aug 2013 4:37PM
W Owl of a shot Lillian, love the pov.

John Smile
4 Aug 2013 4:43PM
Beautifully spotted and captured Lillian. Terrific. Don
bricurtis 12 2.2k 49 England
4 Aug 2013 5:53PM
Super shot Lillian - framed nicely by the tree.
ugly Plus
10 9 57 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 5:54PM
Just love it..

Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 5:54PM
Extreme macro with wonderful light in those eyes.
pks 14 2 England
4 Aug 2013 6:46PM

User_Removed 5 4 1 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 8:03PM
Such bright clear eyes Lillian

andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 8:28PM
brilliant detail lillian belting colour and tones cracking comp a stunner nice one Wink
johnlw 11 1 10 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 10:09PM
Just a fantastic capture Lillian the light in those eyes is great as well as all the tones.SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Regards John.
Nigeve1 Plus
5 1.4k 101 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 10:15PM
Great image.
4 Aug 2013 10:19PM
Fantastic shot Lillian. Cathy
pamelajean Plus
12 1.1k 2023 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2013 10:39PM
Too cute for words, Lillian.
My partner bought a tawny owl to perch on the shed roof (not a real one). We always name our garden friends, so decided on Tony (tawny, Tony, get it?)GrinGrinGrin
The eyes have it, as they say in the House of Commons.

AnneWorner 10 620 43 United States
5 Aug 2013 3:44PM
Beautifully framed and I very much like those lights in the eyes.

annettep38 Plus
7 218 40 Costa Rica
5 Aug 2013 5:23PM
this is sooo cute... irresistible
boov 5 2 United Kingdom
5 Aug 2013 5:30PM
What a wonderful photograph this is.....
Outstanding LillianSmileSmileSmileSmile
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
7 Aug 2013 10:25PM
I like the way you've caught him/her peeping out from that fork in the tree, the eyes are so captivating
carper123 Plus
6 1.1k 8 United Kingdom
8 Aug 2013 4:35PM
A wonderful image, Lillian, luv the composition and a perfect focus point, as always, splendid work.
well done.
Darryl. x SmileSmileSmile
8 Aug 2013 10:40PM
Fantastic composition got this spot on!
Well done Smile
stunning shot love it. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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