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Great Grey Owl

By MarkyMarc
Of course the time that you see a Great Grey Owl while you're out is the time that the longest lens you have with you is a 90mm. Luckily I was able to sneak up on this guy without him flying off. He actually seemed quite nonchalant.

Thanks for looking.

Marc

Tags: Owl Great grey Wildlife and nature

Voters: jaspernina, Newtman, yar123 and 12 more


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jaspernina 13 1.0k Wales
4 Jul 2007 2:34PM
Great detail. Well done.
Thanks
Stephen
Newtman 14 2 5
4 Jul 2007 3:00PM
A wild owl with a 90mm lens? You are incredibly lucky, but you have made the most of the opportunity. Great shot
yar123 14 26
4 Jul 2007 3:04PM
Great shot , very sharp
Possum Plus
14 148 England
4 Jul 2007 3:11PM
Fantastic detail.
Allie
Shroomer 13 14 167 England
4 Jul 2007 4:08PM
Super shot and so lucky to get that close.
Richard
padawson_1 14 236 England
4 Jul 2007 4:58PM
Great capture. Well done. I'm never that lucky!
Peter
MarkyMarc 15 498 Canada
4 Jul 2007 5:10PM
Thanks guys!

We passed a hawk on a post shortly before seeing the owl, I'm not sure he would have let me get so close though =) It was nice to see a Grey owl, Horned owls are much more common.
4 Jul 2007 5:41PM
Excellent capture.

Alison
albi 16 68 1 England
4 Jul 2007 6:09PM
Great capture, and well done on the stealth approach... Wink
troberts 14 17
4 Jul 2007 7:54PM
terrific shot
Tony

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