Please view large!
The stiff upright body, glaring eyes and exposed and lifted talons make it quite clear to me that I won’t be getting too close to the Owlet …as it should be :-)
A shot from the Spring of 2009 at Petrie Island on the Ottawa River, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Canon 50D and 400 F5.6L with 1.4X TC. On tripod and .manually focused…ISO 400 and 1/400 sec at F8