Birding (No BIF)

Challenge #12 in the SPY series. Hosted by Kokeen4231.
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This challenge is dedicated to pictures of birds not in flight. The aim is to find out who has the best stealth to capture birds when they are still. One or more birds can be present.
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Brazen Barn Owl
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Brazen Barn Owl on a walk in Staffordshire. Not expecting to see a barn owl in the day or so close, perched on a fence post at the edge of a field right near the path! My Lucky day! :)
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Submitted: Saturday, 9th March, 2013 14:04 (GMT)
Taken: Wednesday, 11th May, 2011
Focal length: 250 mm
Shutter speed: 1/400 sec
Aperture: F11
ISO: 320
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