Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Lots of Yellow-billed Cuckoo (Rain Crow) at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. They are difficult for me to photograph because they hide well in the trees.

Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Gear Used:

  • Camera: Canon EOS R5
  • Lens: RF100-500 mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM


  • Location: Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge (Oklahoma)
  • Date and Time Taken: July 26, 2022 (06:46 A. M.)
  • Exposure Mode: Aperture Priority
  • Aperture: f7.1
  • Shutter speed: 1/640
  • ISO: 6400
  • White Balance: Auto
  • Metering Mode: Evaluative
  • Back-button Focus
  • Animal Eye Single Point Auto Focus
  • Exposure Compensation: 0
  • Focal Length: 500 mm