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Fan-tailed Cuckoo

Fan-tailed Cuckoo (Image ID 46833)
Photographed byChris Young on Sun 27th Jun, 2021 and uploaded on same date.
Resolution1800x1012
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ID46833
CommentThe paler underparts suggest that this bird is a female. Captured taking a break from being mobbed by both Horsfield Bronze Cuckoo & New Holland Honeyeaters.
Dark overcast day hence higher ISO
EquipmentCanon EOS R5, Canon EF 500mm f4L IS II USM Lens & Canon EF 1.4x III Extender Handheld at 700mm, exposed at 1/4000 secs, f/7.1 on ISO 2500. Manual. Processed using DPP4 (Ian Wilson's notes) & Lightroom with Topaz De-Noise plug-in for noise reduction.
LocationMonarto CR, South Australia
Keywordsfemale, adult
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