Sooty Owl (Tyto tenebricosa) at roost

Photo of Sooty Owl

Sooty Owl

On arrival at Kingfisher Park, the owners were quite excited to tell us that the local resident Lesser Sooty Owl had decided to roost in their Barbecue shelter. It was apparently the first time it had been seen there.

File Name: 2005-08-15_1717   Date/Time: 2005-08-15 17:32:15
Location: Kingfisher Park area, Julatten, North Queensland, Australia.
Camera Make: PENTAX Corporation   Camera Model: PENTAX *ist DS
Settings: 300mm lens, f/8, 1/180sec, ISO 200, Compulsory Flash