With perfect execution, gliding twisting and turning ever so quickly, this snowy owl brought her graceful mid-air dance to the beautiful space over a frozen winters field in Canada. It looked like a lovely ballet! Snowy owls will irrupt to warmer climates if the winter is particularly harsh or food is scarce.
Author: Barbara Fleming is an international award winning wildlife photographer who has traveled extensively throughout the Serengeti ecosystem for over ten years with additional experience in Rwanda. She has also photographed in the southern part of Africa including Botswana, Zimbabwe and South Africa over the last four years. She uses her undergraduate studies in anthropology, primatology and psychology as well as her field experience to help her understand and photograph wildlife and their complex behavior.