My Backyard Buddy

© Dayna Cain

My Backyard Buddy

Uploaded: October 08, 2018 15:52:18 | Entered: October 08, 2018 15:57:00


Not your typical backyard bird but he is for me. This owl hangs out in the woods right behind my house. I am able to find him just about every time I take a walk through the woods.


Christine Greenspan level-deluxe October 08, 2018

Spectacular shot of my favorite owl! I hear them behind my house all the time but never see them! He's beautiful! Great capture. #1715643

Cary Rogers October 08, 2018

A wonderful capture! Great image comp, subject detail, textures, and BG! #11729940

Leslie McLain level-classic October 28, 2018

Fantastic capture of this Barred Owl, Dayna. #11732872

Joannie Bertucci level-classic November 29, 2018 1

He is so handsomely photogenic! Excellent portrait work Dayna and those eyes! Congrats on your finalist...onward and upward! :-) #11739472

Irene Colling level-classic November 29, 2018

How fortunate for you. I hear owls frequently but only get a quick glimpse of them as they swoop from tree to tree. Congratulations on your fine photo. #11739580

Joanna Kovalcsik level-classic December 01, 2018

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Dayna! #11740100

Joannie Bertucci level-classic December 03, 2018

Dayna, congrats on your gold badge win! I knew you would! :-) #11740514

Christine Greenspan level-deluxe December 04, 2018

So happy to see my favorite owl win! Many congrats, Dayna! #11740697

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