Mama Leaves the Nest

Thoreau called the Great-horned Owl the “Cat Owl” because of the similarly colored eyes.  I think I prefer this name.  Did you know, the eyes of a GHOW are the same size of that of a human’s!


“The Cat Owls”
Technical details: Canon EOS 7D camera, EF500mm f/4.5L USM lens, ISO 400,  f/7.1, 1/250 sec

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