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Major Mitchell's Cockatoo

Major Mitchell's Cockatoo (Image ID 34581)
Photographed byKeith Lightbody on Fri 31st Aug, 2018 and uploaded on Tue 26th Mar, 2019 .
CommentMajor Mitchell's Cockatoos love to have fun - they often do complete forward somersaults around the wire! In this case the wire is part of the original telegraph line connecting Adelaide to Albany that was built in 1877 and closed in 1927!
EquipmentCanon 1DX II, 400mm f/4 DO IS II USM, f6.3, 1/2500, ISO 320
LocationEyre Bird Observatory, Western Australia
Keywordsmale, adult
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