Eurasian Tawny Owl-Strix Aluco

© Jeroen Stel

Eurasian Tawny Owl-Strix Aluco

Marta J. Baldwin 3/7/2007 8:55:37 AM

Great capture Jeroen! You are a very committed photographer! #616969

Joan Kocak 3/7/2007 9:10:30 AM

so well worth the wait! your work is amazingly beautiful and shows a true and deep appreciation for nature- #4031064

Marianne Fortin 3/7/2007 10:01:08 AM

Beautiful owl and wonderful texture! #4031255

Susan M. Hembree 3/7/2007 7:49:33 PM

Wonderful photo, Joroen! #4032652

Joan Kocak 4/24/2007 7:46:11 PM


Kay E. Mahoney 4/24/2007 8:03:15 PM

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4207705

Janine Russell 4/25/2007 9:28:31 PM

Jeroen, excellent tones, detail, textures and lighting; congratulations on your Second Place Win! #4214426

Susan M. Hembree 4/26/2007 3:55:59 AM

Very well deserved win, Jeroen! Congratulations! #4215298

Bill Houghton 4/26/2007 5:31:07 AM

Jeroen, congratulations on this beautiful win. Well done. Bill #4215787

Joan Kocak 4/26/2007 2:15:38 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Jeroen! #4217895

Jeroen Stel 4/26/2007 2:24:03 PM

Thanks for your kind words guys!


Jeroen Stel #4217910

Kay E. Mahoney 4/26/2007 6:11:22 PM

Jeroen,Congratulations on your beautiful second place winner. #4218653

Terry L. Ellis 4/27/2007 10:47:53 AM

An exquisite win, Jeroen! Huge congratulations! #4221520

Stan J. Bendkowski 4/27/2007 7:47:16 PM

Jeroen, congratulations on this fantastic win. Stan #4222886

Dominick M. Dimacale 4/28/2007 3:17:06 AM

Congratulations Jeroen on your win...Dominick #4223584

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 4/28/2007 6:02:36 PM

Congratulations on This wonderful 2nd place winner, Jeroen #4225548

Adam Rondepierre 5/11/2007 6:45:21 PM

Wow!!! I love it! Great shot! #4273733

Marta J. Baldwin 5/11/2007 6:56:03 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful win Jeroen! #4273759

ronda chatelle 5/14/2007 1:09:23 AM

MAGNIFICENT image and presentation Jeroen! Congratulations on your well deserved win!!!! #4280144

Inge Linden 11/3/2007 3:41:22 PM


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Hi Guys,

After 3 days of staking out an old tree to try to shoot some Tawny Owl images i'd finally got the job done this morning!


Jeroen Stel

Canon 20D
Shutter speed: 1/100 sec
Aperture: F 6,3
Exposure mode: Av
Exposure compensation: - 1 1/3
Flash exposure compensation: no
Metering mode: Evaluative
Drive mode: Continuous: frame 1
ISO: 400
Lens: 500mm F4.5+1.7 x TC
Focal length:1360 mm
AF mode: Auto Focus
Full Frame
On tripod with Wimberley Sidekick
Levels/Curves/USM/Contrast/Saturation/Noise Ninja/Lab-Sharpening
Good things come to those who wait...
Golden rule in Nature & Wildlife Photography

Uploaded on 3/7/2007 8:50:57 AM Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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