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common hawk cuckoo

  1. One I always struggle to spot

    One I always struggle to spot

    These birds have a wonderful three note call, which it repeats in increasing tones up to 10 times, one I grew up hearing. But they have always eluded me as they tend to sit well hidden away. So chuffed that I got this shot. The three note call sounds a bit like brainfever - hence the name the...
  2. Common hawk cuckoo aka brain fever bird

    Common hawk cuckoo aka brain fever bird

  3. Common Hawk Cuckoo  /  Brainfever Bird

    Common Hawk Cuckoo / Brainfever Bird

    Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts. Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened.
  4. Common Hawk Cuckoo  /  Brainfever Bird

    Common Hawk Cuckoo / Brainfever Bird

  5. Common Hawk Cuckoo

    Common Hawk Cuckoo

  6. Common hawk cuckoo with catch

    Common hawk cuckoo with catch

  7. Common Hawk Cuckoo .

    Common Hawk Cuckoo .

  8. Common Hawk Cuckoo .

    Common Hawk Cuckoo .

    Today I have uploaded all 3 cuckoo`s images.
  9. Common Hawk Cuckoo(Juvenile)

    Common Hawk Cuckoo(Juvenile)

    Shot under tree shade in fading evening light and tinkered on photo shop. A first for me.
  10. Common Hawk-Cuckoo

    Common Hawk-Cuckoo

    A juvenile
  11. Comon Hawk Cuckoo

    Comon Hawk Cuckoo

    Also known as the brainfever bird. Dont know why they call it common.
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