Buff-tailed Coronet, Ecuador

Buff-tailed Coronet
Tandayapa, Ecuador
Canon EOS 5D   *   EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM +1.4x   *   ISO 200   *   1/200 sec @ f/16

Hummingbirds flap their wings up to 80 times a second, so it's just a matter of luck where in their stroke you catch them with high-speed flash. I particularly like this pose at a local flower.

Photo ID: 20081025-410

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