Another image of the Beautful Little European Kestrel taken at the Bird Of Prey Sanctuary in the New Forest.
Liberty’s Owl, Raptor and Reptile Centre is located near Ringwood on the edge of the New Forest, in Hampshire,UK It is home to a large collection of birds of prey and other creepy crawlies such as snakes, lizards and spiders in our indoor reptile house.
44 FAVOURITES – July 2013
6 Features March 2014
Taken with an Olympus E-520 DSLR 1/320s
f/6.3 fl 150.0mm ISO 800

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Top Ten Place in the ‘Blue’ Challenge for Boredom July 20112
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  • Karen  Betts
    Karen Bettsover 3 years ago

    This is just totally stunning : )

  • So pleased like it Karen, thanks heaps x

    – naturelover

  • marens
    marensover 3 years ago

    absolutely fantastic capture Pauline!!

  • Thankyou so much for the fav and super comment,! x

    – naturelover

  • Photography  by Mathilde
    Photography b...over 3 years ago

    Beautiful shot, Pauline – you have caught a fantastic expression in his eye just perfectly !!

  • Most of these birds look so fierce but this one is a babe lol! thanks so much Mattie x

    – naturelover

  • BigD
    BigDover 3 years ago

    Beautiful capture

  • Really appreciate the compliment D, thanks heaps x

    – naturelover

  • Vitta
    Vittaover 3 years ago

    Magnificent work, Pauline!!!

  • So pleased you like it Vitta, thankyou x

    – naturelover

  • walstraasart
    walstraasartover 3 years ago

    Outstanding, very beautiful work again Pauline!

  • So pleased you like it Thea, thankyou so much for the lovely comment! x

    – naturelover

  • Sharon Johnstone
    Sharon Johnstoneover 3 years ago

    Stunning work Pauline!!

  • You are so kind Sharon, thanks loads x

    – naturelover

  • naturelover
    natureloverover 3 years ago

  • Linda  Makiej Photography
    Linda Makiej ...over 3 years ago

    what a sweet little bird face!! lovely capture!

  • Thankyou Linda, so pleased you like it x

    – naturelover

  • Rainy
    Rainyover 3 years ago

    Very lovely work Pauline!

  • Appreciate your lovely comment Rainy x

    – naturelover

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