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Frosted Eyelashes.

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Not mine, rather this Northern Hawk Owl's! Have a close look between the ears and the corner of the owl's eyes...that is frost! Then again, I guess there's nothing special about that, after all the mercury was sitting at -30 degree's below Celius this morning!

That will put frost on just about anything and anyone, LOL!

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He sure is puffed up. It's amazing these birds can survive such frigid temps.

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Very nice shot - how are your eyelashes doing in those temps????!!! It's a balmy -3F here...

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Wonderful photo! And I was just going to ask the same question dockothebay asked. Good for you for being out there.

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Thanks all! For the record jackie, -30 celius converts to -22 faharenhiet...Yup, that's cold!!! eek

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Nice image, Stu. Frosted eyelashes probably means his breath was going up. I've always wanted to photograph a bird's breath but haven't had any luck yet. Probably at least partly because I tend to set up with the sun at my back, and breath is best seen when backlit.

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That is cold and he/she looks very cold! Can't get more puffed out than that guy.

Thanks for sharing.

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That is cold and he/she looks very cold! Can't get more puffed out than that guy.

Thanks for sharing.

Right on Mike, that's what makes this photo interesting. Mind you, I don't think the little owl finds any humor in this! grin

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