Taken on a Canon 5D MKII fitted with a Canon 70-200mm f/2.8L.

Location: Qld, Australia.

The Barking Owl, a bird of prey is a species under threat in Australia where it once could be found inhabiting all of the continent except for arid regions, de forestation and removal of natural habitat by the collection of fallen trees for firewood and crafts has placed this beautiful bird on the threatened species list.


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  • BigCatPhotos
    BigCatPhotosover 3 years ago

    Look at those eyes!! This is just an incredible image – absolutely love it.

  • Thanks BCP …lol odd but I was thinking of your shots while I took this one …. :o)

    – Ladedadeda

  • Kathilee
    Kathileeover 3 years ago

    AMAZING!!!!!! It would be a shame to lose his species

  • Cheers Kathilee, it would be a shame they are such a beautiful little owl.

    – Ladedadeda

  • Kerry  Hill
    Kerry Hillover 3 years ago

    Awesome close-up Kym…fantastic work!

  • Cheers Kerry thanks for your comment :o)

    – Ladedadeda

  • artisandelimage
    artisandelimage12 months ago

    great capture.
    my best, francis.

  • Cheers it was a very curious little owl that did me the favour of waiting while I changed lenses :)

    – Ladedadeda

  • Ladymoose
    Ladymoose12 months ago


  • Thank you vry much Ladymoose lol like your name too :)

    – Ladedadeda

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