Went looking for this female Snowy Owl based on a report on a website here and sure enough, she was right where she was supposed to be. She actually let me have about 5 minutes for some shots. Awesome encounter!
Taken Nov 7

Camera: Nikon D80
Exposure: 1/640 sec
Aperture: f/5.6
Focal Length: 300 mm
ISO Speed: 100
Exposure Bias: 0 EV


bird, nature, snowy, owl, raptor, bird of prey, snowy owl, bubo scandiacus


  • Bradley Nichol
    Bradley Nicholover 4 years ago
    • Great shot mate – love the snowy and we are anxiously awaiting ours to arrive here in Ottawa, well done !
  • Thanks a lot! Can’t wait to see more of these this winter.

    – Ron Kube

  • CeePhotoArt
    CeePhotoArtover 4 years ago

    I’ve always loved the snowy owl!! :D Excellent capture!

  • Thanks Cee!

    – Ron Kube

  • Els Steutel
    Els Steutelover 4 years ago

    wonderful shot, great catch:o)

  • Thanks a lot Els!

    – Ron Kube

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppover 4 years ago

    Commendable job

  • Thanks Larry!

    – Ron Kube

  • Bluetiger
    Bluetigerover 4 years ago

    Wonderful light on the beautiful snowy.

  • Thanks Bluetiger, they seem to be congregating NE of Calgary this year, I’m hoping!

    – Ron Kube

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