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Merlin50


Location: Chicagoland IL US
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A Rufous-Tailed Hummingbird (wild). Captured in Panama. One (cropped) image.
· Date: Fri 9-April-2010 · Views: 1702 · Filesize: 22.2kb, 333.6kb · Dimensions: 1024 x 701 ·
Rating: ********** 10.00
Keywords: Hummingbird, Rufous-Tailed Himmers
Camera: D700 (manual mode)
Lens and Filters: 70-200 @200mm (Manual)
Film and ISO: 200
Aperture: f/22
Shutterspeed: 1/320 Multiple flashes
Location: Sobernia National park, Panama
Additional Categories: Contest April 2010 -Closed, Wildlife Photography, Members Galleries (Post here to your own gallery), Members Galleries (Post here to your own gallery), The Best of Nikonians - 2010 Images
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hawkie
Location: CT US
Posts: 1,028
Fri 9-April-2010 00:27 Rating: 10 

Amazing image! You even caught a little bug right next to the hummingbird.
Wolfgang55
Location: Norwich CT US
Posts: 16
Fri 9-April-2010 02:46

I agree, excellent shot. Bill
dandrat
Location: Perris CA US
Posts: 1
Sun 5-February-2012 09:04 Rating: 10 

Wow!
And a bug too.
You with F22 and multiple flashes made an icredible image. You must get this question all the time...How did you do it? I respect your trade secrets, however my thirst for knowledge is at a fever pitch.
the shutter speed and multiple flashes. I do not know how to do what you did or even come close. If it is possible give me some tidbits to chew on.
What a fabulous image.


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