Short-eared Owl at Dusk

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Here’s another image from my Jan. 15, 2016, visit to the Ridgefield NWR.  This Short-eared Owl paid the refuge a visit near dusk.  I like that the bird is at camera level as I shot from my vehicle.  It’s really a treat to see these owls at Ridgefield, and this bird gave me hundreds of shots.  I don’t believe I’ve seen a Short-eared Owl since.

Canon 5D Mark III, 1/500, f4, ISO 3200, 500mm, 4:28p.m.

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Here’s another image from my Jan. 15, 2016, visit to the Ridgefield NWR.  This Short-eared Owl paid the refuge a visit near dusk.  I like that the bird is at camera level as I shot from my vehicle.  It’s really a treat to see these owls at Ridgefield, and this bird gave me hundreds of shots.  I don’t believe I’ve seen a Short-eared Owl since.

Canon 5D Mark III, 1/500, f4, ISO 3200, 500mm, 4:28p.m.

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