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This young cuckoo was found in Reed Warblers nest by the ringers who operate at Mere Sands Wood and I was lucky enough to be with them when they put a ring on this one, they had to be very careful placing it back in the nest, we also had another one hatch in another part of the reserve.

Brand:NIKON
Camera:Nikon Coolpix P510 Check out Nikon Nation!
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:30 Jul 2012 - 8:22 AM
Focal Length:21.4mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/3.0
Aperture:f/4.2
Shutter Speed:1/50sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Program AE
Metering Mode:Center-weighted average
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Young Cuckoo
Username:Ted447 Ted447
Uploaded:16 Feb 2013 - 5:15 PM
Tags:Wildlife / nature
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Jenny-D
Jenny-D e2 Member 4Jenny-D vcard United Kingdom
16 Feb 2013 - 5:19 PM

Lucky you, that's a fantastic image Smile

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Ted447
Ted447 e2 Member 128 forum postsTed447 vcard United Kingdom
16 Feb 2013 - 5:35 PM

Thanks Jenny, I forgot to mention that what is sticking out of its mouth is the legs of a daddy longlegs.GrinGrin

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christinecilia
christinecilia e2 Member 2christinecilia vcard England
17 Feb 2013 - 12:14 PM

beautiful shot lovely deatil looks so sweet well done.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 8ChristineD vcard England
17 Feb 2013 - 7:37 PM

Fabulous image

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ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 8ChristineD vcard England
17 Feb 2013 - 8:07 PM

Thank you for the comments on my Portfolio and welcome to Ephotozine
Christine

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
19 Feb 2013 - 11:14 AM

Great image, Ted - I've never seen a cuckoo in this country!
Tony

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