Bundle of Fluffy!!

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Jane LeBlanc

SOOO cute!! Great job, Greg. And nice you didn't disturb it .

Greg McIntosh

Thank you for taking a moment to comment....I try to have as minimal an impact on wildlife as I can when I photograph them Jane! Im happy that you enjoy the image! Its certainly a sweetheart thats for sure!

Scott Young

Bang on Greg.

Greg McIntosh

Thanks Scott for taking a moment...Its a precious little creature thats for sure!!

This Eastern Screetch Owlette was seen to fledge from its nest a couple of days before I had the opportunity to visit the area where it was known to be seen. I discovered this little sweetheart during a heavy rain perched on a tiny limb. I couldn't resist the opportunity of a life time to photograph it. I spent a few minutes with it and moved along to allow the owlette to live its day and experience its first exposure to the elements. I wasn't too close, this image taken with a 600 mm and a 1.4 extender to allow for a non threatening encounter fore the owl and is cropped significantly.
Taken By
Greg McIntosh
Taken On
May 16, 2020
owlette eastern screetch owl spring forest ontario canada wildlife nature
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
  • Focal: 840
  • Lens Model: EF600mm f/4L IS II USM +1.4x
  • Shutter speed: 0.0025 sec
  • Aperture: f/ 6.3

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