Rainbow-bearded Thornbill, Ecuador

Rainbow-bearded Thornbill
Yanacocha Reserve, Ecuador
Canon EOS-1D Mark II   *   EF500mm f/4L IS USM   *   ISO 800   *   1/500 sec @ f/5.6

It took two days waiting at 11,000 feet for one minute with this stunning hummingbird. He p[erched briefly and I grabbed a few shots highlighting his colors with on-camera fill flash. Sadly, I haven't seen one since. But I'll keep trying.

Photo ID: 20060825-3173

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