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(Asio flammeus)

(Asio flammeus)
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Copyright: Jose Diogo (josediogo1958) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 494 W: 27 N: 1837] (11747)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2014-11-22
Categories: Birds
Camera: canon 1 dx mark 2, Canon 500mm f4 L IS, Canon Extender EF 1.4x II
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/1000 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2015-01-14 4:27
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Points: 14
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Coruja-do-nabal ,Short-eared owl - (Asio flammeus)

Hello TN Friends!
Today I present a picture of this Short-eared owl taken in the Tagus Estuary Nature Reserve. This species also have diurnal activity as You know. Photo taken from the car.

About the species:

Have a good day and thanks for visiting.

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Hello Jose - As usual beautiful picture of this Short-eared Owl. Excellent BG which is a trade mark of your shot, nice color, as well as composition. Thanks for sharing. Regards - Srikumar

Hello Jose,
I am impressed by the magnificent sharpness and details of this image. The composition is wonderful. Very nice colors and outstanding clarity. It is a superb capture of a spendid bird. Lovely contrast against the background.

hallo Jose
SUPER!!shot with good sharpness nice light and beautiful colours
thanks gr lou

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2015-01-14 11:50]

Hi Jose,magnificent pose,like an emperor,and great capture another time,it's difficult to find new words to comment your pics always perfects...ehehe...simply fantastic! Have a nice evening and thanks,Luciano

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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2754 W: 282 N: 4931] (19883)
  • [2015-01-14 18:39]

Hello Jose,
An attractive image of this beautiful Short-eared Owl. I love the pose as it demonstrates the unique head rotation ability owls possess. Exceptional clarity showing it's plumage off perfectly. Tac sharp focus and excellent exposure. I really like the clean blurred BG. Well done!!

Hello Jose

Great shot of the Short-eared owl, fine POV and framing,
beautiful light, excellent focus, sharpness, details,
very beautiful vegetation's green coloured background, TFS


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  • smitha Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 348 W: 73 N: 1165] (4409)
  • [2015-01-15 18:28]

Hello Jose,
Fantastic capture of the short eared Owl.I like it's pose....the head looks as if it has got only half head. :)
Amazing sharpness, POV and contrasting background.
Thanks & regards,

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