Saturday 28 March 2009

Barn Owl at Walmsley

This delightful Barn Owl hunted along the border of the reserve for about ten minutes this morning and approached to within 30 metres.

EXIF Detail:Aperture Priority. Shutter Speed varies between 1/1000th second and 1/500th. Ap F/4.8 ISO250, Focal Length 700mm, varies between EV -0.7 and -1.3, White Balance: Cloudy.

All of the images were taken with the 300mm F/2.8 lens and 1.7x TC, in high speed crop mode, hence the high focal length of 700mm.