You seem to get around! Sheffield this weekend eh? Good stuff. Full frame is a great choice for this kind of shot, it has alot of impact. Good clear detail and those black pools that are his eyes are great. Very well done, good notes too.
- thor68 (5674)
- [2007-10-28 3:21]
i can almost here it..*g* awesome close portrait of the pretty owl! :-)
excellent capture with the opened beak and the dark eyes looking directly into the cam.
well done & best wishes, thor.
- PeterZ (49139)
- [2007-10-28 5:08]
How close can you get? Perfect details in the feathers. Very clear colours. The eyes look likes endless holes. Good composition. Great pose.
- LordPotty (12503)
- [2007-10-28 5:19]
Wow! What an amazing close up Joe.
You can see right inside its mouth.
Nicely controlled exposure and good details.
- Alex99 (23735)
- [2007-10-28 5:24]
Amazing character and superb portrait picture. Excellent pictured moment and perfect timing. The reproduction of the bird is simply outstanding. Nice plumage, rich colours, terrific details. My congratulations and TFS.
- claudine (0)
- [2007-10-28 6:49]
This is an impressive portrait, this is so close. You caught a special expression from the bird. Exposure and details are amazing. Well seen! Thanks,
- nglen (36145)
- [2007-10-28 7:32]
Hi Joe. London last weekend Sheffield this so where next time ??. This is a fantastic close up. You would make a good dentis.
The detail and colour is spot on . good notes too. well done TFS.
- captainsgirl (4088)
- [2007-10-28 8:04]
What a great Owlie Portrait! Was he saying "cheese"? :o)
Great color and beautiful detials on this owl! TFS
- eqshannon (31141)
- [2007-10-28 9:02]
Excellent work Joey. No complaints nor lack of anything on this image. It contains all requirements for good photo and even more it carry emotion and humor..and "cute" and and and..You have a great pic there guy. this one would sell!
- Photoslave (1199)
- [2007-10-28 10:39]
incredible "portrait"! Excellent sharpness and good expression catched
- MMM (11425)
- [2007-10-28 11:21]
Excellent Portrait.Very sharp image whit lovely details.I like the eye contact and that catch light in the eye.Excellent and interesting note.
- jaycee (25460)
- [2007-10-28 11:29]
Fantastic close-up of this owl's face. You even managed to get him with his beak wide opened. The details and textures are excellent. I love the eyebrows!
- Jamesp (18906)
- [2007-10-28 15:01]
Excellent and striking shot - the eyes are great :)
- manyee (23770)
- [2007-10-28 23:14]
Wow, Joey.... Could you get any closer?
Very impressive bird...
You captured his features very crisply and from a great frontal POV.
Amazing details inside that beak.
TFS. : )
- pierrefonds (12974)
- [2007-10-29 4:39]
A nice close-up image of the African Barn Owl, the photo has a good composition, sharpness and nice colors. Thanks for sharing.
- angybone (7684)
- [2007-10-29 5:35]
What a close-up!!! AMAZING!!!!
I could check the tonsils! ha ha
- clnaef (6814)
- [2007-10-29 9:22]
Une fameuse symétrie ! et prise au bon moment !
- marieproue (3674)
- [2007-10-29 17:48]
Superbe, quels détails, très impressionnant.
- smitha (4409)
- [2007-10-30 2:10]
Like it? Oh , I just loved this shot of Barn Owl. Excellent close up shot with grest details and well controlled exposure. It looks like a baby grinning at you with its beak open.:0
thanks for this lovely shot,Joe.
- Silke (5458)
- [2007-10-30 8:09]
Stunnning capture! What a brave little soul she is -- she is ready to take you on!
- ridvan (5205)
- [2007-10-30 13:45]
selam friend; Nice composition.Good POV and sharp image whit nice details.Colors are lovely.
- gail (0)
- [2007-10-31 11:18]
This is an incredible close up! So clear! Is that his tonsils I see?
I would give you a smiley face but I ran out for the day. Will try to return later & add one.
- arizonaride (52)
- [2007-11-09 9:43]
This is amazing, its head lools like a heart ! I Love the light and the reflects all around the head, like sunrays. A rare picture like I always enjoy to see.
Thanks for sharing, and greetings from France !
- marmottelolo (14697)
- [2007-11-11 10:25]
j'etais passé a coté de ce joli masque,les plumes sont vraiment toutes bien detaillées,le plus est apporté par le bec ouvert.
l'exposition est parfaitement maitrisée ici.bravo.
- vertnat (2)
- [2007-11-11 23:41]
Une splendeur. Tout est bon, l'exposition, les couleurs, les détails des petites plumes et cerise sur le gâteau, le bec ouvert !!!
- flashpoint (28008)
- [2007-11-16 11:01]
great "mask" and pose
very special sharpness and colors
fantastic portrait Joe