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The Eagle Owl is the biggest owl species and one of South Africa's most beautiful but most shy birds of prey. I was lucky enough to be there at the right moment when this one left his viewpoint to swoop down on an unsuspecting prey. I was not lucky enough though to get the shot of the catch. Better luck next time!

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  • Copyright: Willie Bloem (Ballie) (6)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2010-08-27
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/6.3, 1/2500 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2011-04-07 13:05
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