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Perhaps the most beautiful owl in the whole world.. The Great Grey Owl (Strix nebulosa lapponicaΒ )

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47 responses

  1. Wow! What a stunning owl, lovely captures…

    March 15, 2015 at 2:00 PM

  2. Didn’t you feel Iike taking it home with you?

    March 15, 2015 at 2:33 PM

    • No, but I got an almost irresistible urge to touch it.. πŸ˜‰ *as if*

      March 22, 2015 at 5:11 PM

  3. Lovely images …
    & welcome back!
    John πŸ™‚

    March 15, 2015 at 2:38 PM

  4. Absolutely amazing pictures and owl.

    March 15, 2015 at 3:11 PM

  5. WOW – so glad you posted this. Coincidentally, I’ve been reading a lot and viewing a lot of videos about owls this past week in connection to my work with preschoolers! ;-D What a gorgeous face!

    March 15, 2015 at 4:10 PM

    • Studying owls with preschoolers sounds like fun! πŸ™‚ Glad you like the pics!

      March 22, 2015 at 5:14 PM

  6. SUPER!

    March 15, 2015 at 4:27 PM

  7. A truly majestic creature! πŸ™‚

    March 15, 2015 at 8:02 PM

    • Yes, Thomas, they really are very impressive! πŸ™‚

      March 22, 2015 at 5:14 PM

  8. Such a beautiful bird beautifully photographed! πŸ™‚

    March 15, 2015 at 9:11 PM

    • Thanks so much, Adrian! It was a real *wow* moment. πŸ™‚

      March 22, 2015 at 5:15 PM

  9. These images are amazing. Love them.

    March 15, 2015 at 9:21 PM

  10. Sweet as a Picture

    handsome fella! πŸ™‚

    March 16, 2015 at 12:46 AM

  11. Wonderful shots. πŸ™‚

    March 16, 2015 at 2:59 AM

  12. Wow!!! Breathtaking!!!

    March 16, 2015 at 3:29 AM

  13. Stunning ! Great capture…..

    March 16, 2015 at 8:10 AM

  14. Ed

    Excellent shots.. πŸ™‚

    March 16, 2015 at 9:31 AM

  15. Watched a tv program recently where they were featured, they have such eerie faces! Amazing pictures πŸ™‚

    March 16, 2015 at 10:15 AM

    • Thanks Sonja! They have the largest facial disc of any rapture, though I don’t think they are eerie. To me, this is the most beautiful face of any bird! The feather’s around the eyes are *perfect*.

      March 22, 2015 at 5:20 PM

  16. Wow! Incredible images of a great-looking owl. Those eyes really draw me in.

    March 16, 2015 at 12:06 PM

    • Thanks Mike! This owl really is something extra, the eyes and the feathers around the eyes are amazing!

      March 22, 2015 at 5:21 PM

  17. CΓ©line

    Oh wow ! Hij is mooi !
    Like his funny expression on the first picture πŸ™‚

    March 16, 2015 at 12:58 PM

    • Ja, mooi, toch, CΓ©line? πŸ™‚ He looks a bit surprised in the first picture I think!

      March 22, 2015 at 5:22 PM

  18. I completely agree with you.

    March 16, 2015 at 6:35 PM

    • Have you seen them in Canada? Amazing, aren’t they! πŸ™‚

      March 22, 2015 at 5:25 PM

      • Absolutely stunning. I got a photo just a few hours from home and I enjoy it every day as I walk by the photo hanging on my wall.

        March 22, 2015 at 8:51 PM

  19. Congrats, Camilla: two wonderful shots of a most beautiful owl. Great work! πŸ™‚

    March 17, 2015 at 12:50 AM

  20. Awesome shots Calee! Nice to see you again ~

    March 17, 2015 at 1:24 PM

  21. Wow, so close?! It looks if he looks you in the eyes.

    March 18, 2015 at 8:51 PM

  22. Picture were taken with my super zoom camera! (I’ll show you when we meet for that photo shoot next month.) πŸ™‚

    March 22, 2015 at 5:30 PM

  23. What eyes he has!!! πŸ˜€

    March 22, 2015 at 6:13 PM

    • The eyes look small in that huge facial disc, but the look was really intense! πŸ™‚

      March 22, 2015 at 6:55 PM

  24. Wow ! Magnificent and superb photos !

    May 13, 2015 at 9:55 PM

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