Velvet-Purple Coronet, Ecuador

Velvet-Purple Coronet
Mindo Lindo, Ecuador   –   August 9, 2006
Canon EOS-1D Mark II   *   EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM +1.4x   *   ISO 500   *   1/60 sec @ f/5.6

One of the most beautiful hummingbirds, this Velvet-purple Coronet was perched in natural light, and highlighted with a single on-camera fill flash to bring out the colors.

Photo ID: 20060809-582

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