Young Great Horned Owl on log
Albert C. Rogers
creator of digital collection
Young Great Horned Owl on log along the Platte River in Colorado. Handwritten on original negative envelope "Young G.H. Owl on branch, down Platte. Wise bird." The photographer Albert C. Rodgers held many positions at the museum including Curator and Chief Preparator of Mammals; many of his specimans are still on display today. He spent hours in the field photographically documenting wildlife for future exhibits.
Yes, contrast, exposure, brightness enhanced using Photoshop CS9
5 x 7 gelatin dry plate glass negative
use with permission Denver Museum of Nature & Science