2006: 10 Years and Under - Specially Commended
Ilkka Räsänen (Finland)
Pygmy owl stare
Nikon D70s with Nikkor 300mm f4D lens and 1.4x teleconverter; 1/600 sec at f6.3; 400 ISO; monopod.
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