Finally, two more chicks pop up out of the Owls borough to make a total of 3 additions to the family. It’s Astonishing to see this Owl stay over and protect her young so consistently, and so patiently. Taken on Hutchinson Island, Florida.


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  • lefty1
    lefty1over 5 years ago

    what an awesome capture, marvelous work!

  • thanks John and nice to hear from you again!

    – Franklin Lindsey

  • Judi Taylor
    Judi Taylorover 5 years ago

    WOW …. This is an amazing photograph. It gives me goosebumps even! Just look at those deep yellow eyes … all of them. What a treasure this is. WOW!

  • thanks Judi, and you are so on target with the eyes. They’re wise even at birth…lol

    – Franklin Lindsey

  • Marvin Collins
    Marvin Collinsover 5 years ago

    This is awesome, great capture

  • thanks Marv!

    – Franklin Lindsey

  • StacyLee
    StacyLeeover 5 years ago

    What a BRILLIANT capture! I love this!

  • thanks Stacylee

    – Franklin Lindsey

  • Janet Fikar
    Janet Fikarover 5 years ago

    What an absolutely spectacular shot! You da man!

  • lol….thanks Janet

    – Franklin Lindsey

  • Chuck Gardner
    Chuck Gardnerover 5 years ago

    Wonderful capture Franklin, Mother owl sure has her eye on you. I will be looking forward to more great shots of this family in the future. Good luck! ~Chuck

  • Yes indeed Chuck, I’ll be sitting on this one waiting for the poppa and the babies to come out soon and stand on the branches if I’m lucky….thanks alot for looking in.

    – Franklin Lindsey

  • Diane Schuster
    Diane Schusterover 5 years ago

    This is such a cool shot, beautiful composition! Dee

  • thanks Diane

    – Franklin Lindsey

  • TomBaumker
    TomBaumkerover 5 years ago

    Perfect Capture Frank ! Well done. You must have told them you wanted to take their picture ha ! Tom

  • Thanks Tom. I thought she must be proud…lol

    – Franklin Lindsey

  • DonnaMoore
    DonnaMooreover 5 years ago

    This is fantastic. Really wonderful close-up Franklin.

  • thank you

    – Franklin Lindsey

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 5 years ago

    What an incredilbe capture – awesome!!!!!!!

  • thank you Lorilee for looking in on my pics!

    – Franklin Lindsey

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