WATCH: Traffic camera captures snowy owl in full flight

Sightings of Quebec's official bird are quite rare

Snowy owl, Canada, video, photos, Quebec, Robert Poeti

Image: Facebook/Robert Po√ęti

Nature has met technology in Canada, with some stunning results.

Photos and video from a traffic camera in Quebec have caught a snowy owl in full flight.

The Transport Minister of Quebec, Robert Poëti, shared the photographs.

The images were captured by a traffic camera located on the A 40, west of Montreal.

Mr Poëti, who is responsible for the Montreal region, said the images of the owl were taken on January 3rd.

Images: Facebook/Robert Poëti

While it is Quebec's official bird, sightings of the snowy owl are quite rare.