Sven Zacek - Old forest habitant

Sven Zacek - Old forest habitant

I love the forests that Ural Owls inhabit. Usually they comprise of very old spruce, pine, aspen and birch trees that offer suitable cavities for nesting. This makes good opporutnities for environmental photos. Here you see the owl preening itself on a high perch.

Location: Estonia

Posted on 27.05.2011
Photo info - Spring 2009: Nikon D3 + Nikkor 70-200mm F2,8 VR @ 86mm. F2,8, 1/200, ISO 800.
Tags: boreal forest estonia strix uralensis sven zacek ural owl wildlife photography
Sven Zacek - Old forest habitant

Sven Zacek - Old forest habitant

I love the forests that Ural Owls inhabit. Usually they comprise of very old spruce, pine, aspen and birch trees that offer suitable cavities for nesting. This makes good opporutnities for environmental photos. Here you see the owl preening itself on a high perch.

Location: Estonia

Posted on 27.05.2011
Photo info - Spring 2009: Nikon D3 + Nikkor 70-200mm F2,8 VR @ 86mm. F2,8, 1/200, ISO 800.
Tags: boreal forest estonia strix uralensis sven zacek ural owl wildlife photography