The Stare

Uploaded: April 06, 2012


Burrowing Owl, Florida

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 1/1000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 1100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 850.00 mm, Model: NIKON D3S


Katrina McMeans April 06, 2012

The yellow eyes are stunning! What an intense expression! #1454927

Inge Linden April 07, 2012

Fantastic capture.great clarity #10079078

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe April 07, 2012

Great expression - Outstanding capture Phyllis!! #10079200

Jack Gaskin April 07, 2012

Instant Favorite GREAT CATCH
did not get to shoot them this year ????
Have to do my Homework and be sure I do next Winter

Jack #10079335

Bill Houghton April 07, 2012

Phyllis, this is a real good shot of this owl. Great sharpness and detail. Excellent background too. Bill #10079526

Orsi April 07, 2012

Love it!! #10080195

Terry Cervi level-classic April 07, 2012

An amazing shot, Phyllis!! A fave! #10080479

Karen Celella level-deluxe April 08, 2012

I see gold on this, Phyllis! #10080725

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe April 11, 2012

Huge WOW, Phyllis!!!! #10085355

Rona L. Schwarz April 11, 2012

WOW, Phyllis!!! This is extraordinary! Fabulous capture of this little guy with exceptional detail and clarity and fantastic BG as well! I see another winner here! #10086716

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict April 17, 2012

Wowie, Phyllis, outstanding, beautiful, and compelling capture!

Debby #10096025

Emile Abbott level-deluxe April 20, 2012

I have yet to get an owl capture. Excellent. #10100826

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic April 24, 2012

Fave. And a winner in my book, Phyllis. #10107517

Debra R. Harder April 26, 2012

OMG, Phyllis!! Amazing! I agree with Mary Beth! Winner...and a FAV! Deb #10110080

Leslie McLain level-deluxe April 29, 2012

Amazing capture, Phyllis. #10113599

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe May 08, 2012

Wow this is one amazing image Phyllis. #10129985

Kathy Cline level-classic May 19, 2012

Omg. I want to grab his cheeks and kiss him he is so cute!

Kathy Cline level-classic May 19, 2012

Omg. I want to grab his cheeks and kiss him he is so cute!

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict May 25, 2012

Congrats on your beautiful and engaging finalist, Phyllis!

Debby #10150207

Ann Coates level-classic May 25, 2012

Wow, this is awesome, congratulations on your finalist. #10150399

Danny B. Head level-deluxe May 25, 2012

Amazingly sharp! Congrats! #10150582

Cathy Barrows May 25, 2012

Awesome...congrats #10150612

VISHVAJIT JUIKAR level-deluxe May 25, 2012

Cogtats on your this beautiful finalist.. would love to see with gold #10150818

Robert R. Goodman level-addict May 25, 2012

Hi Phyllis,Big congratulations my friend!!!! #10150848

Mary Doherty May 25, 2012

Congrats, Phyllis, on your amazing finalist!!! #10150855

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic May 25, 2012

Huge CONGRATZ on both your cute and terrific Finalists!!

UB. #10150879

Katherine Kuhn level-classic May 25, 2012

Congratulations on your wonderful finalists! The expression on this guy is amazing!! #10150933

Phyllis H. Burchett May 25, 2012

Thank you so much everyone! ☺ #10151003

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe May 25, 2012

LOL...I love those eyes! LOL Congrat Phyllis on this amazing Finalist. I see gold coming your way! #10151017

Kathy Cline level-classic May 25, 2012

This guy was my favorite!
Super finalist and deserves GOLD! #10151072

Kim Andelkovic May 25, 2012

Outstanding finalist Phyllis congratulations :-)

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe May 25, 2012

Huge congrats and very best luck with your awesome finalists, Phyllis!!! Both are WOW gorgeous!!! #10151171

Phyllis A. Houghton level-deluxe May 25, 2012

Congrats Phyllis. Love the mono tones. #10151352

Debbie Bray May 25, 2012

Congratulations on an outstanding finalist, Phyllis!! Beautiful work! #10151404

Stefania Barbier level-addict May 25, 2012

congratulations on your wonderful finalist!!! #10151426

Mary K. Robison May 26, 2012

Love the blending colors, Phyllis, and the (seemingly)crossed eyes!
Congratulations on this well earned Finalist, and best of luck in the next round!

Renee Doyle level-classic May 26, 2012

Winner all the way!! BIG congrats to you Phyllis! #10151674

Leslie McLain level-deluxe May 26, 2012

Congrats on a stunning finalist, Phyllis. #10151852

Jessica Jenney May 26, 2012

Congratulations, Phyllis on your fantastic finalist! #10151986

Chris Budny level-deluxe May 26, 2012

That is just a fantastic capture! Congratulations! #10152278

Carol Eade level-addict May 26, 2012

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Phyllis! #10152642

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic May 26, 2012

No surprise here, Phyllis. This is going Gold. Huge congrats. #10152711

Carla Capra level-classic May 26, 2012

This is outstanding!
Love those eyes and I couldn't help but laugh, just delightful.
Congratulations. #10152947

Emile Abbott level-deluxe May 26, 2012

Huge Congratulations from Texas on this outstanding finalist Phyllis. #10153029

Terry Cervi level-classic May 26, 2012

Congrats on your gorgeous finalists, Phyllis! #10153187

Tammy Espino May 26, 2012

Congrats on this wonderful finalist, love those eyes :) #10153333

Julie Burnett May 26, 2012

Congrats in advance of this going Gold, no way it can miss!! Simply amazing, Phyllis!! #10153337

Patti Coblentz May 26, 2012

Amazing comp, and love the eyes! Big congratulations on your finalist, Phyllis! #10153356

David M. Montero May 26, 2012

Congratulations on your Finalist selection of this simply awesome capture Phyllis! #10153434

Carol L. Fowler May 26, 2012

Wonderful Finalist! Congrats #10153721


Congratulations on your outstanding finalist Phyllis, I love it!

jo ann c. #10154324

Debra R. Harder May 27, 2012

A GOLD winner in my book all the way, Phyllis! Huge congratulations on your SUPERB finalist! Deb #10155355

Eivor Kuchta May 27, 2012

This has to be a winner! Amazing capture! Congratulations on your finalist! #10155533

Barbara Waldoch level-classic May 28, 2012

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalists, Phyllis! #10156582

Carol Flisak level-addict May 28, 2012

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Phyllis! #10158110

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe May 29, 2012

Congrats on this stunning finalist image Phyllis. Good luck. #10158359

Erica Murphy level-deluxe May 29, 2012

This is awesome Phyllis!! Congratulations! #10160086

Stephanie Frey May 30, 2012

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Phyllis!! #10161082

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna June 02, 2012

WOW! FANTASTIC finalist, Phyllis! :-) k #10165974

Merna L. Nobile June 08, 2012

Achievement begins with belief, CONGRATULATIONS on your achievement!Merna

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