"Ken, I like the way you have captured this owl with broad paint strokes - you have captured his essence. If this is painted in Acrylics, you can always go back and add more detail later if you want. I have found that animals are so hard…"
"The photo was taken in the UK, so this would not be the North American species. A photo by another UK photographer on the same site shows the erect tufts, rather than having them blown back as in this shot.
Had not seen this species before, so the…"