Purple-bibbed Whitetip, Ecuador

Purple-bibbed Whitetip

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Purple-bibbed Whitetip
Tandayapa, Ecuador   –   October 20, 2008
Canon EOS 5D   *   EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM +1.4x   *   ISO 125   *   1/200 sec @ f/20

The Purple-bibbed Whitetip is one of my favorites. This male was captured with multiple flash landing on a perch we placed near a feeder.

The bright white tips on the top of his tail flash when he flies by, making him easy to spot.

Photo ID: 20081020-375