Eye contact makes an impact. Be patient when working your avian subjects and wait for the fleeting moment when their eyes lock onto your lens. This type of image resonates with our primate brains. Like most birds, we are a visual lot and eye-to-eye moments feel like a direct encounter. If you're seeking to captivate your viewer, the eyes have it!
|Downy Great horned Owl (Bubo virginianus) - Minnesota|
Canon 1D markII + Canon 300mm f2.8L IS + Canon 2x Converter
|Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula) - St. Croix River, Minnesota|
Canon 7D + Canon 300mm f2.8L IS @ f3.2
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