Birdpalooza #1: Cockatoo

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita)

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita)

The same cockatoo from a previous post continues to hang around the house and drink out of the swimming pool. My friends tell me that it still says “hello” sometimes.

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita)

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita)

Drinking from the swimming pool

Drinking from the swimming pool

Drinking from the swimming pool

Drinking from the swimming pool

 

Pausing to swallow

Pausing to swallow

Back in the tree.

Back in the tree.

Definitely not travelling with the local flock today.

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita)

Sulphur-crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita)

 


Date: 10 November 2013
Camera: Pentax K-5
Lens 1: Pentax smc DA L 55-300 mm f/4-5.8 ED
Ambient light only.
Conditions: Overcast with periods of rain.
Hand-held only.
Cropping and resizing in Irfanview.

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