Tawny Owl by Steve

Photographic Prints


The Tawny Owl (Strix aluco) is a resident owl in Britain.

Photographed on 24th April 2011 at the British Wildlife Centre, Lingfield Surrey.

Camera information: Nikon D7000 with 18-200mm lens at 200mm, f/6.3, 1/125s, iso360, raw.
Software: Capture NX2


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  • Mark Hughes
    Mark Hughesalmost 3 years ago

    Super capture Steve.

  • Thanks Mark, your comments are much appreciated.

    – Steve

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppalmost 3 years ago

  • Thanks Larry.

    – Steve

  • Tracy66
    Tracy66almost 3 years ago

    A beauty he is, love his colors. Love that bokeh too.

  • Thanks Tracy; yes I noticed the bokeh but didn’t like to brag!

    – Steve

  • Susie Peek
    Susie Peekalmost 3 years ago

    Terrific capture of this beautiful owl Steve ~ lovely colour and detail :)

  • Thanks Susie!

    – Steve

  • Eivor Kuchta
    Eivor Kuchtaalmost 3 years ago

    Owls are so fascinating. Beautiful capture of this one!

  • Thanks Eivor!

    – Steve

  • Marie Brown ©
    Marie Brown ©almost 3 years ago


  • Marie, thanks for the feature. That’s great!

    – Steve

  • Lancsphoto
    Lancsphotoalmost 3 years ago

    Super photograph. Lovely owl!

  • Thanks Larry

    – Steve

  • Dawn M. Becker
    Dawn M. Beckerover 2 years ago

  • thanks Dawn for this great feature :-) Steve

    – Steve

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