Caged For A Good Reason

© Maria A. Gonzalez

Caged For A Good Reason

Douglas Pignet 8/30/2009 5:25:03 AM

Love the expression of this owl Maria...Very nice capture with a different POV. #1174323

Jack Ryan 8/30/2009 5:59:09 AM

Great expression...love those eyes. I, too, hope he returns to health and is released. Nicely done. #7900417

Carol Sawyer 8/30/2009 6:36:06 AM

Beautiful close up capture, colors and detail, Maria!! #7900476

Monnie Ryan 8/30/2009 4:58:34 PM

The eyes have it, Maria! I hope this gorgeous bird heals quickly and gets back to the world in which he belongs. #7901751

Sabrina Ryan 8/31/2009 6:21:21 AM

Wonderful close up capture Maria, of this beautiful Owl! I too hope he heals quickly and can return home! #7903136

Ron McEwan 8/31/2009 6:43:18 AM

Outstanding closeup Maria, he reminds me of one of my professors I had years ago. #7903243

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 8/31/2009 7:23:36 AM

It's flirting with you, Maria!!! Winking is still considered as flirting, isn't it???

Beautiful shot and I hope he is free soon!!! :-) k #7903352

Julianne Bradford 8/31/2009 9:50:42 AM

Terrific portrait of this guy Maria. I hope he regains his strangth and is able to go back in the wild again! #7903873

Karen Engelbreth 8/31/2009 12:51:59 PM

Fantastic close up, Maria... #7904510

Marty Straub 9/1/2009 7:31:31 AM

Such a cool photo, Maria. You are so good at capturing personality. You must fly ~in your sleep? #7906940

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Description

I often think about how wonderful it will be if I could fly...
This owl was injured in the wild and the Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center in Key Largo FL. Created this center to rehabilitate and nursed these injured birds back to health.
This owl hopefully will regain his power and health to come out of his cage and fly once again in the wild..

Creative Power could be any number of things,I choose this image to thank The Wild Bird Center for the wonderful work they do with the injured birds and the effort they put into bringing them back to healthy birds.
If I could fly I would need powerful wings to be able to do so,but instead I have to arms and 2 hands to hold my camera and take images so I can show the beauty surrounding us..
Have a great Weekend everyone..

Exif: F Number: 13, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/2000 seconds, Flash: Strobe return light not detected., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 62.00 mm, Model: NIKON D200

Uploaded on 8/30/2009 5:14:54 AM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D200 Digital SLR Camera


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