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Nyctale de Tengmalm / Boreal Owl [Aegolius funereus]
Lens: Sigma 500mm F4.5 EX DG APO Camera: Pentax K-1 Photo Location: Boucherville, Québec, CANADA ISO: 800 Shutter Speed: 1/500s Aperture: F5 
Posted By: Weevil, 02-20-2021, 11:50 AM

Nyctale de Tengmalm / Boreal Owl [Aegolius funereus]

2020.02.19 - Boucherville, Québec, CANADA
(Parc de la Frayère - Arboretum Stephen-Langevin)


Pentax K-1 + Sigma 500mm F4.5 EX DG APO
1/500, ƒ/5.0, ISO 800

the image has been cropped significantly and a couple twigs removed in PP.


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02-20-2021, 09:17 PM - 1 Like   #2
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Very nice photo composition. Excellent focus with good detail.
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Excellent shot of my nemesis bird - heard many but seen none. My time will come!
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Lovely shot! Those eyes seem to be looking into your soul.

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Wonderful shot of a neat balancing act!
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Fantastic capture and great composition of the final image! It is a beautiful owl.
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Thanks for the nice comments !
Here's another one from the same outing...


Nyctale de Tengmalm / Boreal Owl [Aegolius funereus]


Pentax K-1 + Sigma 500mm F4.5 EX DG APO
1/640, ƒ/5.6, ISO 1000
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This was a day to remember . TFS

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Fantastic images, Sylvain.
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Looks like he's displaying a little attitude. Enough of this. Great shot.

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02-23-2021, 11:26 PM   #11
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Another one of this beauty...

Nyctale de Tengmalm / Boreal Owl [Aegolius funereus]
2020.02.19 - Boucherville, Québec, CANADA

Nyctale de Tengmalm / Boreal Owl [Aegolius funereus]

Pentax K-3ii + Sigma 500mm F4.5 EX DG APO
1/200, ƒ/8, ISO 320
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Excellent series! I also commented on your Flickr. I especially love the last one and the snowflakes on the feathers! The long sigma prime surely takes your great photo to another level ;-)
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Beautiful Shots, beautiful and obliging bird
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