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Burrowing Owl
A very obliging Owl - Let me get to within 10 feet for this shot - {Pity the light was rubbish)
Habitat
On Migration - Not its usual haunt
Location
At Sea approx 50 Miles off California Coast
Date taken
24-Sep-2021
Scientific name
Athene cunicularia
Equipment used
Canon 7D +(100-400)+1.4 Ext
Shutter speed, aperture & ISO
1/250- f13 - 640
Staff member
Opus Editor
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A great image of this Burrowing Owl and a great close up! I fell in love with these guys when I lived in Florida for a few years.
 
Great close-up of this handsome little owl with some great looking eyes looking right at you. First-rate! TFS!
 
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I do so love your Burrowing Ows Viridisgone, they look to be such characters.

A terrific picture you've taken of this guy lad - very well done.
 

Media information

Category
North America
Added by
VIRIDISGONE
Date added
View count
127
Comment count
6

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Aperture
ƒ/13
Focal length
520.0 mm
Exposure time
1/250 second(s)
ISO
640
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
6Q3A0608-1.jpeg
File size
155.9 KB
Date taken
Fri, 24 September 2021 8:31 PM
Dimensions
800px x 533px

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