Black-crested Coquette (Costa Rica)

Posted by Glenn Bartley on Mon Dec 02, 2019 5:00 pm

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Here's one from my Tropical Setups Workshop a few weeks back. These Coquettes are just the coolest hummingbirds!!


Camera Model: Canon EOS 90D
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
Aperture: 5.6
Exposure compensation: +1/3
ISO: 800
Lens: EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM
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by Ron Day on Mon Dec 02, 2019 6:59 pm
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A beautiful and colorful image, Glenn. The blurred wings accentuate the action, and the gorget is fantastic. Well done.

by E.J. Peiker on Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:49 am
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Agree that coquettes are so cool. Nice shot.

by david fletcher on Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:44 am
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Such a beautiful bird and setting. Smashing shot Glenn
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by yorkerinn on Tue Dec 03, 2019 10:17 am
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Nice shot,Glenn. The foliage adds value to the frame.

by Karl Egressy on Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:20 pm
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Beauty shot.

by Dan Kearl on Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:42 pm
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Sharpness on head and angle in the frame makes the shot..
Pretty cool for the techs, 1/500 worked pretty well.

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