A Snowy in another snowstorm


A couple of weeks ago I went out on the prairie looking for Snowy owls.  North of Langdon, I found this owl in a familiar locale.  It was a cold, blustery wind that accompanied the sunrise.  The snow blew into the air throughout the morning and made it feel like we were much closer to the Arctic Circle.  It was pretty dark with a bluish cast in the morning which only added to the wintry feel. At one point, the owl flew directly overhead and then around me which was a highlight for sure.



The rest of the morning was spent watching the owl sitting with making the odd hop/flight around the field.  Another good morning with this Snowy owl.




17 responses

  1. I’ve never seen a more beautiful picture of a snowy owl.

    March 31, 2017 at 9:06 am

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  3. OMG this is amazing! Stunning photos Christopher 😊.
    I ❤️Snowy owls. I love the third picture where it looks like the owl is posing! 😝
    Keep it up.

    PS. Hope you can check out my poetry blog. 😊

    January 11, 2017 at 3:49 am

  4. Reblogged this on clawingmywayin.

    January 9, 2017 at 10:26 am

  5. Stunning as usual! I love the owl in flight.

    January 8, 2017 at 11:07 pm

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  7. Love!

    January 7, 2017 at 8:49 pm

  8. Incredibly wonderful, Christopher. Very different feel in these than other posts. Very cool.

    January 7, 2017 at 5:00 pm

  9. Love your work. Stunning!

    January 7, 2017 at 2:43 pm

  10. Reblogged this on Le Bien-Etre au bout des Doigts.

    January 7, 2017 at 2:07 pm

  11. Wow, in the top photo the owl’s wings look like glass. Stunning.

    January 7, 2017 at 1:55 pm

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  13. Hi Christopher, great photos. You’re probably asked quite a lot, but what camera do you use? And most importantly, which one did you start with/recommend to aspiring nature photographers? Cheers

    January 7, 2017 at 12:26 pm

  14. Reblogged this on O LADO ESCURO DA LUA.

    January 7, 2017 at 11:46 am

  15. Amazing shots

    January 7, 2017 at 11:36 am

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