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Velvet-purple Coronet (Colombia)


Posted by Glenn Bartley on Mon Aug 15, 2022 9:41 am

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Here’s one of my favourite hummingbirds from a trip I led earlier this year. These little beauties just erupt into glowing shades of purple, blue and green when seen from the right angle.

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To see more from that exciting trip please visit - http://www.glennbartley.com/naturephotography/articles/Gallery%20-%20HighAndes.html

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Camera Model: Canon EOS R5
Shutter speed: 1/1250 sec
Aperture: 5.6
Exposure compensation: -1
Flash: Off
ISO: 3200
Lens: EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM
Glenn Bartley - See more images & learn about exciting photo workshops: www.glennbartley.com

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by Axel Hildebrandt on Mon Aug 15, 2022 10:22 am
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Beautiful bird, great pose and setting. Congratulations on the new hummingbird book, Glenn!
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by david fletcher on Mon Aug 15, 2022 12:34 pm
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Cracking bird and set up Glenn!
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by Glenn Bartley on Mon Aug 15, 2022 6:34 pm
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Axel Hildebrandt wrote:
Beautiful bird, great pose and setting. Congratulations on the new hummingbird book, Glenn!




Thanks so much Axel!
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by Karl Egressy on Mon Aug 15, 2022 7:55 pm
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Axel wrote: "Beautiful bird, great pose and setting. Congratulations on the new hummingbird book, Glenn!"
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by Swissblad on Tue Aug 16, 2022 12:16 am
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Stunning image!
 

by Carol Clarke on Tue Aug 16, 2022 8:44 am
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Thanks for the link to your trip gallery, Glenn - some wonderful pictures in there. Beautifully done!

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