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Screech owl by gregster09 Screech owl by gregster09
This little guy (about 8" tall) was just waking up at dusk. He let me get very close for some portraits. This is nearly uncropped. It appears to be the same owl I photographed last year. Cannot wait for the owlets to appear!
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Pretty-Planet Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Wow!  He really blends in with the bark!
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pacheky Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
beautiful
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kavsikuzah Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
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mentalgoose Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2012
Wow. Owls are truely amazing. and adorable too! :)

Could I possibly use this photo for a project I am doing?
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thetravelingbard Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
so gorgeous! I love how his feathers blend in so perfectly with the tree. Nature's camouflage at its finest!
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leehart Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2011
Grey phase, cool! Had a red phase in the back yard once upon a time.
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oO-Rein-Oo Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2009   Photographer
Featured!!
[link]
:strip: :D
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meihua Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2009
stunning! it really shows how well they camouflage :D
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ParadigmParadox Featured By Owner May 25, 2009
Gotta love the camouflage.:)
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Sam2103 Featured By Owner May 25, 2009
nice one

gr samantha
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abikeOdyssey Featured By Owner May 24, 2009
wow, what a great capture!
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ILTBY Featured By Owner May 24, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
Hi there! :iconbouncyhai:

You've been featured in my journal; [link]

Have a good one :iconpounceglomp:

Josie :icontrampolinefunplz:
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turtle-rn Featured By Owner May 24, 2009
Amazing shot again.
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OneStripe Featured By Owner May 23, 2009
What a great shot, I love the similarity between the bark and his feathers. Definitely an excellent portrait. :)
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Funtoon Featured By Owner May 23, 2009  Professional Artist
If you are little far you will not notes it .. Good work
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Wytch1 Featured By Owner May 23, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Great capture, and he has a good camouflage to.
I hope you can catch some shots of the babies when they appear :nod:
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PeterJCoskun Featured By Owner May 22, 2009
great capture, just perfect i must say, the only thing that could be better is if it was in flight...but still, this is awesome!
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Calander Featured By Owner May 22, 2009
His eyes tell a lot. Great camouflage, great shot.
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DGAnder Featured By Owner May 22, 2009
Love it! the background and he are a perfect match.
Nice capture.. :D
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0-kelley-0 Featured By Owner May 22, 2009
That is gorgeous. He's got his camouflage on!:giggle:
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cycoze Featured By Owner May 22, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
Excellent shot.
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PhilBestPhotography Featured By Owner May 22, 2009
amazing looking Owl such fantastic markings and very well captured of course :D
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May 22, 2009
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Make
Canon
Model
Canon EOS-1D Mark III
Shutter Speed
1/50 second
Aperture
F/8.0
Focal Length
800 mm
ISO Speed
800
Date Taken
May 7, 2009, 7:18:56 PM
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