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His Highness on the move( For shilo) by tuffcookie
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The great horned owl takes off into flight. I tracked this beauty as long as i could, standing in thigh high and cold snow. This one is for dear Shilo. I thought of her as soon as i spotted and was determined to get some good shots for her. love ya sweetie

All images in this owl series were shot hand held, I did have the tripod with me but was not using it.
with a canon rebel xsi
lens 75-300 mm
tiffen UV filter

Tags

winter, hunter, great, predator, hunt, owl, horned, predatory

Comments

  • red addiction
    red addictionover 5 years ago

    wow!

  • lol is that a good wow or a bad wow? lol

    – tuffcookie

  • shilohlin
    shilohlinover 5 years ago

    O*M*G ok………..make it THIS shot most definately!!!!
    my god kelly this is absolutely remarkable!

  • lol ok sweetie. i’ll reload this one in a larger format for you! this is my fav :) I was so impressed with myself for being able to track him in flight. this is the first time i’ve tracked a bird so well. :)

    – tuffcookie

  • shilohlin
    shilohlinover 5 years ago

    thanks for thinking of me……this is just so stunning a Wild Life shot!!

  • anytime hun :) i see an owl and i think of you :) I’m sooo happy with this entire series of shots but this is my absolute fav!!! thanks sweetie

    – tuffcookie

  • red addiction
    red addictionover 5 years ago

    an awesome wow! hugs!

  • lol i thought so lol.How’s that little sweetie pie doing? hugs

    – tuffcookie

  • pixie3
    pixie3over 5 years ago

    oh kel I have to agree it is a stunning shot!!

  • aww thank you so much sweetie!!! i was so happy when i saw this on the pc. i new it was good when i viewed it on the camera but i didn’t realize how beautiful it was til i got home!!!

    – tuffcookie

  • dpennyor
    dpennyorover 5 years ago

    this is just so fantastic!!! such a great capture!!!

  • SNAPPYDAVE
    SNAPPYDAVEover 5 years ago

    ww … brilliant … what a capture … and in focus tis time lol

  • haa haa funny hun lol. of course its in focus lol. I worked my butt off for these shots lol. not to mention froze it off too lol, Did it show up on yourlist or am i running into a glitch again? lol

    – tuffcookie

  • SNAPPYDAVE
    SNAPPYDAVEover 5 years ago

    no its there … im just slow today

  • lol thats ok. no worries hun. you have lots on your plate :)

    – tuffcookie

  • Pamela Jayne Smith
    Pamela Jayne S...over 5 years ago

    fabulous shot!

  • thank you so much Pamela. this is a personal best for me. This is the first time i’ve so successfully tracked a bird of prey in flight :)

    – tuffcookie

  • Pamela Jayne Smith
    Pamela Jayne S...over 5 years ago

    I can only imagine what was going on in your head at the time – that buzz – nothing like it!

  • it was the most incredible high!!! I was filled with excitement and amazement! its rare to get to see these beauty’s during the day! your quite right there is nothing like that high!!

    – tuffcookie

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