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October 27, 2012
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Canon
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Canon EOS 7D
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1/800 second
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F/5.6
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400 mm
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400
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Oct 25, 2012, 9:40:53 PM
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Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
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Getting A Breakfast Sip by Grouper Getting A Breakfast Sip by Grouper
Just got back from Arizona and found a bunch of Hummingbirds and spotted this Costa's Hummingbird going in for a sip of nectar. I only had 30 minutes of good light to get a good shot and the winds were blowing at 20+ miles an hour. This guy was perfectly lit by the 8am sum with that awesome sand lit up in the back ground. Enjoy!
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:iconpeepersbird:
Gorgeous shot.
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Hummmingbird Oct 30, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
This photo is brilliant, wow! I love all the colors.
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:iconlunchi:
what a fantastic photo. I love how sharp it is and the color of the colibri.
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Woodswallow Oct 29, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
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wow, excellent shot, you can be really proud of that one!
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:iconmeihua:
Wow, amazing shot! Love how clear the iridescent cheek patches are :)
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:icongrouper:
Thanks Meihua! What is crazy is that his whole head is that color when he turns. I have some other shots I am going to post that show it. Thanks again!
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:iconmeihua:
I am eagerly waiting for these other shots :excited:
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