Pacific Screech-Owl
Otus cooperi
The Pacific Screech-Owl (Otus cooperi) is a resident along the immediate Pacific coast from southern Mexico to northern Costa Rica. The first shot here was taken in Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, in March, 1991, with a hand-held Canon T-90 and FD 400mm F/4.5 lens and flash on Kodachrome 200. The next two shots were taken at the same location in March, 1992, with the same equipment.