"Always Look Both Ways Before Crossing the Road"

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© Michael F. OBrien
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I am a pueo. I am the Hawaiian owl.

My niece and I were driving out on the Mana Road in Parker Ranch Country. We spied a pueo on a fence post and we stopped and shot from the car window and got off many images. Few people visiting the Big Island get out on Mana Road and fewer get to see a pueo, let along get off several shots. We were very fortunate. My niece is Julianna O'Brien from NYC and she is here on jpg.com and has a very fine eye. It is in the family genes.

15 responses

  • Cheryl Andrews

    Cheryl Andrews   gave props (20 Jan 2012):

    Love it ... not as nocturnal as a North American owl?

  • carmen rugel

    carmen rugel (Deleted) gave props (20 Jan 2012):

    your best one yet! awesome.

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (20 Jan 2012):

    wonderful entry.

  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer (Deleted) gave props (20 Jan 2012):

    Very cute little owl...nice theme entry!

  • Simona Ranieri

    Simona Ranieri gave props (20 Jan 2012):

    +++

  • Simona Ranieri

    Simona Ranieri gave props (20 Jan 2012):

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  • Katherine Nak

    Katherine Nak   gave props (20 Jan 2012):

    Great capture and entry, I would love to see this close up!

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (21 Jan 2012):

    really nice!!! perfect for the theme................

  • Nadeem Shafi

    Nadeem Shafi gave props (23 Jan 2012):

    This is a spectacular entry! Love it.

  • Leesa Miller

    Leesa Miller gave props (24 Jan 2012):

    This is stunning

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (3 Feb 2012):

    Perfect to the theme!!!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (7 Feb 2012):

    Triptychtastic entry!

  • Randy Hamilton

    Randy Hamilton said (7 Feb 2012):

    Very clever!!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (10 Feb 2012):

    What a beautiful triptych of this lovely owl and its different poses.

  • Tom Phillips

    Tom Phillips (Deleted) said (14 Apr 2012):

    Great images!

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