Fan-tailed Cuckoo by EnviroKey

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Fan-tailed Cuckoo Cacomantis flabelliformis

This bird is often heard and not seen, with its call best described as a musical trill that descends.

Photographer: Steve Sass.
Camera: Canon EOS500D, 500mm fl x 1.4 extender.
Location: Gunning, NSW.

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  • Phillip Weyers
    Phillip Weyersover 2 years ago

    Yep, never seen one of these ever… nice capture Steve. What extender are you using here?

  • Anna Ryan
    Anna Ryanover 2 years ago

    Beautiful work/ So cute. :)

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