25 October 2011

Hodgson Hawk Cuckoo


This was my best ever capture of this bird. Wish it could stay longer for me to enjoy its beauty but nevertheless it gave me an opportunity that will imprint in my mind forever. Thank you Mother Nature for this gift.





Happy Birding.

5 comments:

JRandSue said...

Amazing images,lovely colours,superb photography.
John.

sandakan birdwatcher said...

Beautiful shot bro, saya belum nampak g ni..

Mpho said...

Good. lighting and superb clours. Good job

Chrisk65 said...

great pics Dennis, how do you identify it? I find the Hawk-cuckoos so confusing and it doesn't help that dfferent authors use different names for the same thing. Do you mean this is H. nisicolor? Chris

Denis Degullacion said...

Hi Chris, I really did not know how to identified it but i merely went thru Oriental Bird Images and I did try to compare with other books too and the nearest was this, Yes it should H. nisicolor..sorry if the explaination did not help.

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