12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

Snowy owl lifting off after successfully capturing a vole (field mouse). I was not aware what he was doing as it happened and ended so quickly. Only back on the computer did I notice the mouse.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X
Copyright: © Ramesh Chandar