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photo contest slideshow
tiger crossing river under watch of alert deer
Man-eater from man-groves
Caught a wave 1
Royal Bengal Tiger - mother daughter time
At the edge of the Galaxy
Red maple leaves with November sunlight
Factory of gods
Pumpkins with Red Wheel
To The Lighthouse
A grumpy great blue heron
Guardian of Forever
Predator or Prey
Goldfinch with sunflowers
Piercing Eyes
bush froglets inside egg - life before birth
The Amazon Spheres
Desert Sky
Chisos Panorama
Stripes of Distinction
Lesser Florican - the leaping lover boy
Hi-Line Bridge at Season Change
Bend but not broken
Lungs of the World
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Predator or Prey

This stunning owl sat staring at us and then suddenly ruffled his feathers. They can do this when they feel threatened. I don't know who was more frightened, us or him.

TAGS: Canada, Fear, Owl

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Crossfield, Canada
Member since 2018
Photo Information
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© Betty Jacobson.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2018
Total Views: 13
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 16, 2018, 12:51 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS Rebel T6s
Focal Length: 210mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f5
ISO: ISO5000
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