First Owl Picture :)
The top image looks excellent when I click View: Original Size! I would encourage anyone reading this to have a look at it that way.
Very nice capture! Congratulations!
When you get down to the nuts and bolts of photography, the results depend on the 'nut' behind the camera!
See the 'Gear List' in my 'Profile' for my current equipment.
Check out WilbaW's beginner FAQs at - http://snipurl.com/RebelFAQ