'Great' Day at Grant Park

Getting advice from a local bird watcher paid off, with the chance to photograph a nesting pair of Great Horned Owls. While I didn't see the male, this female was guarding her young owlet in the nest.  

Female Great Horned Owl Nikon D7000 600mm f/8.0 1/640 sec.

Female Great Horned Owl Nikon D7000 600mm f/6.3 1/250 sec.