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Hummingbird Moth.


Posted by Karl Egressy on Fri Aug 23, 2019 7:20 pm

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I went to the Univ. Arb. to try to shoot Hummingbirds.
I found the Moth again instead.

Nikon D500
Nikon 300 f 4.0 PF
ISO 3200
f 4.0
1/2500 s


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by Craig Lipski on Fri Aug 23, 2019 8:33 pm
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Great job freezing the wings in the perfect position. I love the bg and the color combination.
Good light,
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by Tom Whelan on Fri Aug 23, 2019 9:46 pm
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Super in-flight image, and a colorful flower - nice compensation for the lack of hummingbirds.
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by Ron Day on Sat Aug 24, 2019 3:35 pm
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Beautiful composition, Karl. Well done!
 

by rhighercat on Mon Aug 26, 2019 9:30 pm
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Beautiful image! Love the colors and composition. great freezing action and sharp throughout.
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Tue Aug 27, 2019 5:38 am
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Terrific capture of this beauty, Karl. Love all the detail and colors.
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by John Labrenz on Tue Aug 27, 2019 11:33 pm
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Awesome shot of this critter!
 

by Carol Clarke on Sat Aug 31, 2019 2:35 pm
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We see lots of hummingbird images, Karl - and very few of these! Your brilliant shots of these little buzz bombs are a real treat, and this is another beautifully detailed view. Well done!

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by ChrisRoss on Tue Sep 03, 2019 5:30 am
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Nice shot Craig, I've seen these a couple of times and they are fast.
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