Life at 1/1000 of a second

Challenge #46 in the Telling the Story series. Hosted by CharlesB58.
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Simple theme, but also challenging because there is a date restriction. Capture a slice of life @ 1/1000 of a second, taken after the announcement date of this challenge.
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My morning coffee ritual has me, my cup of coffee, and my camera on the patio, shooting whatever happens through the yard. We have plenty of hummingbirds this year.
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Submitted: Saturday, 21st August, 2010 00:55 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 14th August, 2010
Focal length: 250 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1000 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 400
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