TAKEN IN THE NIGHT

BARN OWL

TYTO ALBA

A barn owl lies dead on the side of the Western Highway between Victoria and South Australia – the all-too-common but sad result when vehicles at speed meet wildlife at night.

Western Highway just outside Kaniva, Victoria

Nikon D750, Nikon 70–200mm f/2.8, 1/1000, f/3.5, ISO 10, two Nikon SB910 flash (off camera – rear and front), handheld

by Doug Gimesy