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Meet the Snowy

Uploaded by: YouKnowWho

Monday March 10, 2014

Waupun, WI (Current Weather Conditions)

Caption: I'm fairly sure I'm the last birder in WI to see a Snowy Owl this season! I got a tip from a fellow birder where this sweetie was so I took a drive to find her.

Manufacturer: Canon

Model: Canon EOS 40D

Orientation: top - left

x-Resolution: 72.00

y-Resolution: 72.00

Resolution Unit: Inch

YCbCr Positioning: co-sited

Compression: JPEG compression

Exposure Time: 1/200 sec.

FNumber: f/11.0

Exposure Program: Aperture priority

ISO Speed Ratings: 200

Exif Version: Exif Version 2.21

Components Configuration: Y Cb Cr -

Shutter speed: 7.62 EV (APEX: 14, 1/197 sec.)

Aperture: 7.00 EV (f/11.3)

Exposure Bias: 1.00 EV

Metering Mode: Pattern

Flash: Flash did not fire, compulsory flash mode.

Focal Length: 300.0 mm

User Comment:

SubsecTime: 81

SubSecTimeOriginal: 81

SubSecTimeDigitized: 81

FlashPixVersion: FlashPix Version 1.0

Color Space: sRGB

PixelXDimension: 3888

PixelYDimension: 2592

Focal Plane x-Resolution: 4438.36

Focal Plane y-Resolution: 4445.97

Focal Plane Resolution Unit: Inch

Custom Rendered: Normal process

Exposure Mode: Auto exposure

White Balance: Auto white balance

Scene Capture Type: Standard

GPS tag version: 0x02, 0x02, 0x00, 0x00

InteroperabilityIndex: R98

InteroperabilityVersion: 0100

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38. YouKnowWho
9:50 PM GMT on March 15, 2014
Thanks!
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37. Bluesmaster
3:56 PM GMT on March 15, 2014
Nicely done Eileen, AC congrats!
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36. YouKnowWho
8:38 PM GMT on March 12, 2014
I appreciate your comments!
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35. gardner48197
7:55 PM GMT on March 12, 2014
Congrats on the AC!!!
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34. Proserpina
7:28 PM GMT on March 12, 2014
She is absolutely beautiful! Great capture. Congrats
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33. snosno
12:17 PM GMT on March 12, 2014
Beautiful!!! Congrats on the Blue!
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32. YouKnowWho
3:54 AM GMT on March 12, 2014
Thanks for the nice comments!
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31. funhawg
3:43 AM GMT on March 12, 2014
HE is Handsome! The males are always the most attractive birds(:>)
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30. backwardguy
3:34 AM GMT on March 12, 2014
I'm officially jealous! I've never even seen one of these guys. Nice shot!
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29. Willow13
2:05 AM GMT on March 12, 2014
Love it!!!
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28. oneshotww
1:22 AM GMT on March 12, 2014
She is so awesome! I've never even seen one, you're so fortunate to see and photo it.
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27. WeatherWise
1:13 AM GMT on March 12, 2014
Update: Congratulations on AC!
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26. Biskitten
9:03 PM GMT on March 11, 2014
Totally awesome capture of this beauty - AC Congrats, Bean!
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25. WurzelDave
8:32 PM GMT on March 11, 2014
The only snowy owl i've ever seen was in a zoo. Fabulous shot & congrats.
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24. YouKnowWho
8:03 PM GMT on March 11, 2014
Thanks for commenting!
Thanks for the AC honor!
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23. wildfirerebel
6:04 PM GMT on March 11, 2014
Congratulations
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22. nanapoo
5:10 PM GMT on March 11, 2014
AC Congrats~! Well deserved!
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21. trailhiker44
5:09 PM GMT on March 11, 2014
Knew this on HAD to go BLUE - CONGRATULATIONS on this very special AC , Eileen !!!
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20. algoressister
4:55 PM GMT on March 11, 2014
Fabulous shot and detail!
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19. gilg72
4:09 PM GMT on March 11, 2014
Update: Congratulations on this beautiful AC!
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18. Nita
3:34 PM GMT on March 11, 2014
She's beautiful! ♥
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17. nanapoo
3:21 PM GMT on March 11, 2014
One of the best Snowy postings on WU! Deserves an AC for sure! Into my faves! Pretty blue sky, great clarity, and pov-looking at you! Yep, one of the best!
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16. YouKnowWho
1:30 PM GMT on March 11, 2014
I appreciate your comments!
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15. trailhiker44
5:19 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
Gorgeous catch, Eileen !
And such a beauty, too!
How exciting to capture her in this regal position !
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14. gardner48197
4:38 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
How great to get a chance to see & photograph her!!! I also love to see the RedWing Blackbirds, always a definite sign of Spring!! :-) This definitely should have a blue Border!!!
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13. YouKnowWho
4:15 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
Thanks for commenting!
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12. newenglandlight
2:30 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
Lucky you! Awesome shot!
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11. gilg72
2:13 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
Wow! Fantastic! Very pretty. Sure wish we had some of those here, but never see them or heard of them being seen in this area.
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10. WeatherWise
2:10 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
WOW! How exciting!
You got your SNOWY OWL shot!
Congratulations!
It is beautiful and
such a beautiful capture!
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9. TucsonDoug
2:01 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
Isn't she beautiful! Great shot. Thanks for sharing.
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8. YouKnowWho
1:56 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
Thanks for commenting!
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7. CythiaSue
1:32 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
Very nice!
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6. jeans
1:14 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
Beautiful picture of this beautiful bird!
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5. llpj04
1:12 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
OH YOU got one! Way to go
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4. wildfirerebel
12:35 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
Hi down there. Such a Fabulous Photo my friend.
Congratulations in advance of your Blue Border.
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3. YouKnowWho
12:31 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
Thanks for commenting!
Is it silly that I was super excited to see and hear Red-winged Blackbirds in my yard when I arrived home from seeing this Snowy?
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2. novembergale
12:28 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
Yaaaaayyyyyy Eileen! You saw one and got a fantastic shot too!!!
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1. luvne32
12:26 AM GMT on March 11, 2014
Nice one, Eileen! I like how sh/he is looking down on the viewer.
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It's me, Eileen, formerly Beanhead. I live in a rural farming community and like to shoot my surroundings. If you have nothing better to do with your time, feel free to click on Visit My Website to see my Flickr page.

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