Wellington County, Canada
Barn Owl With Catch Of The Day
Inspired Nature Photography By Shelley Myke
Photograph - Fine Art Prints
Barn Owl with the Catch of the Day is part of the Fine Art Birds of Prey Raptor Photography Collection of Shelley Myke. This rainy autumn evening a Barn Owl returns from hunting at dusk with it's prize catch of the day. It's sharp beak hold this unfortunate black mouse, while this nocturnal raptor perched on a tree branch prepares to devour this efforts. Barn Owls are at risk of habitat loss due to the change in farming practices. Barns are being replaced by less bird friendly storage buildings. Barn Owls are helpful to farmers as they keep the rodent population under control.The Barn Owl is known for it's captivating white heart shaped face, black eyes and spotted orange,tan and rust colored wing feathers. Shelley used photography to capture this owl in action when this bird of prey returned to the barn with this rodent. Shelley is a respected Canadian Wildlife Photographer who captures nature and it's best. Her Fine Art Photography Prints, Bird Canvas Art, Metal Prints and Framed Owl Art Prints have been purchased by bird watchers, raptor and wildlife enthusiasts and collectors of Fine Art Wildlife Photography in particular those who admire birds of prey as art.
October 29th, 2012
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