Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon

Watch where you’re going!

Watch where you’re going!

Here’s another image of the Short-eared Owl I spotted on Jan. 15, 2016, at the Ridgefield NWR. ┬áSince then, there have been more spottings of multiple birds even in the mid-morning hours, which gives all visitors a reason to believe we’ll see more of these awesome raptors–maybe into February. ┬áThis is another shot from quite a distance but the bird’s glance to its right seemed to be an interesting pose to me.

VIEW LARGE!

Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1000, f4, ISO 2500, 500mm, 4:16 p.m.

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