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Posted in Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on August 26, 2017

Mama GHO

My granddaughter, Abby, and I came across our resident Mama Great Horned Owl, August 23, 2017, at the Ridgefield NWR.  We were able to photograph her for quite a while from different angles at about 60 feet away and only 15 feet off the ground. Canon 7D Mark II, 1/400, f4, ISO 1 ... Continue Reading

Posted in Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on May 10, 2017

Raising kids can make you tired!

A couple hundred feet from the two owlets who had just left the nest, the mama Great Horned Owl has one eye on them.  Ridgefield NWR, May 2, 2017. Canon 7D Mark II, 1/400, f4, ISO 640, 500mm, 12:08 p.m. Continue Reading