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Burrowing Owl (14)
silviavitale Silver Note Writer [C: 7 W: 0 N: 20] (215)
Burrowing Owl-Athene Cunicularia

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silviavitale Silver Note Writer [C: 7 W: 0 N: 20] (215)
Noise, levels, unsharp
Edited by:simon182 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 304 W: 70 N: 292] (1357)

Using CS2 adjusted levels, and used neat image to reduce noise in background.
Unsharp mask to bring out a little more detail on the owl itself.

Regards

Simon