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Posted in Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on March 16, 2014

Sleepy Owl

This was a pretty common photograph on Jan. 6, 2014, at the Ridgefield NWR, when word spread that a Barn Owl was sleeping in a hollowed out log in a dark corner near marker #9.  This is my version of the image.  I probably should have slowed my shutter speed to get a lower ISO ... Continue Reading

Posted in Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on January 7, 2013

Sleep is very important!

This is my first spotting and photograph of a Barn Owl in the wild.  Spotted in the Ash Tree forest at the Ridgefield NWR on Dec. 27, 2012.   Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1000, f5.6, ISO 1600, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on January 6, 2013

Dec. 27, 2012 – Ridgefield NWR – 15 Photo ...

Welcome back!  It’s my last shoot of 2012 and I’m back at the Ridgefield NWR at sun up, Dec. 27 and ready to go.  ISO settings ranged from 800 to 2500 for today’s pictures.  Light varied throughout the day.   I’m starting off with a shot of some Tu ... Continue Reading