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Owl and the Sea

The photograph was shot in RAW using the Aperture Priority settings on a Canon EOS 400d (Kiss X); F/16; 1/200 Sec; ISO 400; Pattern Metering Mode; 200 mm Focal Length; -0.67 (-2/3 of a stop) Exposure Compensation; Canon Speedlight 430EX on camera Flash with Lambency Diffuser.; Sigma 18 - 200mm F3.5-6.3 DC OS SLD Lens. This picture was desaturated and cropped with Adobe photoshop CS3.