17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Eurasian Eagle Owl in Fluff

This Eurasian eagle owl was perched in the crotch of a tree, and fluffed out his feathers. I have never seen an owl fluff out to this degree and hold it.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2019
Date Uploaded: 05.2019
Photo Location: Huntersville, North Carolina, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Copyright: © Matt Cuda