Marc Haegeman Photography | The Badlands, SD (July 2016) | Burrowing owls

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Keywords:Badlands, Badlands National Park, North American birds, South Dakota, USA, birds, burrowing owl, geology, landscapes, scenic, travel photography
Photo Info

Dimensions1700 x 1183
Original file size407 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken28-Jul-16 18:39
Date modified27-Aug-16 11:23
Shooting Conditions

Camera modelNIKON D750
Focal length700 mm
Focal length (35mm)700 mm
Max lens aperturef/8
Exposure1/1250 at f/8
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeManual
Exposure prog.Manual
ISO speedISO 800
Metering modeCenter-weighted average
Digital zoom1x
Badlands National Park South Dakota Marc Haegeman

Burrowing owls

A family of burrowing owls nesting in a busy prairie dog town in the Badlands. The chicks patiently await their parents to return with a meal. Owls sometimes use abandoned prairie dog burrows for nesting.