Blue-winged Kookaburra

© Debbie Bray

Blue-winged Kookaburra

Uploaded: February 24, 2015 17:40:46 | Entered: February 24, 2015 17:40:46


The Blue-winged Kookaburra doesn't laugh like its cousin, the Laughing Kookaburra. He lives in the northern parts of Australia, and is more top heavy than the other one. He still lets out a huge kookookakak, but the laugh doesn't roll on.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/800 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 800, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: SLT-A99V


Jeff Sielski February 24, 2015

Beautiful capture Debbie! #1608676

Michelle Alton February 24, 2015

He sure is remarkably unreal looking! Great capture, Debbie. #11253539

Emile Abbott level-classic February 25, 2015

Superb detail in this avian portrait, Debbie. #11253797

JO ANN CLEVELAND February 25, 2015

What more can I say other than this is a fave for me Debbie! #11253905

Stan J. Bendkowski March 01, 2015

Beautifully captured, Debbie! Wonderful detail. #11257565

Ellen Hodges March 08, 2015

The detail on your little friend is amazing! Love the colos on the wing, also! Wonderful in every way! #11262639

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict March 30, 2015

Congrats on this beautiful finalist, Debbie! #11274888

Ellen Hodges March 30, 2015

Huge congrats on a gorgeous finalist, Deb! Is he sitting in a gum tree? Best luck next round!! #11275103

frank w. degenhardt March 31, 2015

Love the variety and amazing camera work with these birds. Congratulations on this being a Finalist. #11275484

Emile Abbott level-classic March 31, 2015

Congratulations on this fabulous finalist, Debbie. #11275529

Mary K. Robison March 31, 2015

Congrats again on another great Finalist, Debbie! #11275614

Kathy Salerni level-classic March 31, 2015

Huge congrats on your Finalists, Debbie, and good luck in the next round! #11275629

Carol Eade level-addict March 31, 2015

Beautiful details, Debbie. Congratulations on your finalist! #11275698

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