Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Wordless Wednesday: Snowstorm Snowy Owl

Every now and again, the photography gods smile on you - this was one of those times. While out birding in Michigan's Upper Peninsula with my husband Al and son Chris, we were engulfed in a lake effect snow storm complete with 30 mph winds adding to the challenges of photographing a wary subject. After spotting this female Snowy on a fence post, she flew across a field, landing at the maximum range of  my lens. Sideways snow, a white subject in a white-out and yet, somehow, the shutter tripped in mid-wingbeat.

Copyright (c) 2010 Cindy Bergeron Scherwinski


Lori said...

Oh, Cindy! It's absolutely beautiful! Great work!

Cher' Shots said...

What an awesome, awesome shot!


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