Blue-winged Kookaburra by Ursula Rodgers

Blue-winged kookaburra, not to be confused with the more famous laughing kookaburra! These kookas are found in the northern part of Australia, and are smaller than their laughing counterparts. They also have a very different call. I also noticed that compared to their bodies, their heads seem disproportionately large.

Nitmiluk National Park, Northern Territory, Australia.

Canon EOS 5D Mark II, 75 – 300 mm lens + Kenko Extender.

600mm, 1/320s, f/11, ISO 640

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  • Lisa Williams
    Lisa Williamsover 2 years ago

    Wow! Awesome Ursula!

  • Thanks Lisa! :)

    – Ursula Rodgers

  • Laurie Search
    Laurie Searchover 2 years ago

    Fantastic capture, Ursula!!! xo

  • Thanks Laurie! xx

    – Ursula Rodgers

  • pcfyi
    pcfyiover 2 years ago

    These are nice works!

  • Really very much appreciated. Thank you so much!

    – Ursula Rodgers

  • Penny Odom
    Penny Odomover 2 years ago

    Congratulations on your feature!

  • Thank you Penny! :)

    – Ursula Rodgers

  • Margi
    Margiover 2 years ago

    very lovely capture Ursula, I’ve not seen one of these guys, they do have very large heads! :))))

  • Thanks so much Margi! I did wonder how they support those heads of theirs, he he :))

    – Ursula Rodgers

  • micklyn
    micklynover 2 years ago

    What an amazing shot, Ursula! gorgeous!

  • Thanks so much my dear!

    – Ursula Rodgers

  • Warren  Patten
    Warren Pattenover 2 years ago

    Love the Blue wing Kooka’s..nice shot ..

  • Cheers Warren :)

    – Ursula Rodgers

  • Irina Chuckowree
    Irina Chuckowreeover 2 years ago

    great capture!

  • Cheers Irina! x

    – Ursula Rodgers

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