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PranavMishra 7 52 17 India
12 Feb 2015 2:59PM
looks like a big one.. fine capture..

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Nikonuser1 Plus
7 159 16 United Kingdom
12 Feb 2015 3:18PM
A great capture PhilSmile

12 Feb 2015 4:28PM
A beautiful capture Phil. They have gorgeous eyes GrinGrin

Tianshi_angie 4 2.6k England
12 Feb 2015 4:48PM
Fantastic image Phil - love owls and he is a beauty.
12 Feb 2015 4:58PM
Excellent capture!! And those eyes are great!
12 Feb 2015 5:21PM
A great capture
RonnieAG Plus
9 154 118 Scotland
12 Feb 2015 5:48PM
I like that natural b/g to the owl: OK, it's busy, but it just the sort of spot the owl might choose to sit and suss out what's going on around. Personally, and I don't mean to offend any, I prefer this sort of image to what I'd call "a bird on a stick" shot.
Excellent detail and you have captured that intense gaze that is so much a characteristic of the species.
JawDborn 7 1.2k 1 England
12 Feb 2015 5:49PM
Not a bird to be messed with!

Image is well composed, splendid detail.

Good one, Phil.

fotobee Plus
6 4 3 South Africa
12 Feb 2015 5:54PM
I do hope this is a rehabilitation centre, and not just a zoo, and that they let the birds go, unless they have been injured in some way...... A great photo indeed! Regards Martin
taggart Plus
15 47 13 United States
12 Feb 2015 5:58PM
Great to see this Bubo in his native environment! A charming portrait!
12 Feb 2015 6:32PM
A beauty Phil
richmowil Plus
10 369 2 England
12 Feb 2015 6:37PM
A very nice portrait of this now naturalised owl!! Great work Phil
12 Feb 2015 7:34PM
Super shot. Cathy
dave1967 8 4 United Kingdom
12 Feb 2015 8:42PM
Nice shot
pamelajean Plus
13 1.2k 2094 United Kingdom
12 Feb 2015 9:42PM
Apart from the bit of fencing, which could be in the wild as well, I find the background perfectly natural and perfectly acceptable for a bird that will try to be unseen in the daytime.
Chinga Plus
8 3 1 United Kingdom
13 Feb 2015 1:50PM
Very beautiful blend of colour and patterns on her feathers...
DonMc 11 3 United Kingdom
19 Feb 2015 10:26AM
Excellent image Phil!Smile

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