Your Best Bird Shot

Challenge #9 in the Your Best Bird Shot series. Hosted by birds r us.
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Rufous-tailed Hummingbird
by elsier
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It took me a lot of trial and a lot of error to get this shot, as I waited in the sun for this glorious little bird to show up in a flower patch it liked. Definitely worth it! Costa Rica, June 2011
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Submitted: Tuesday, 27th December, 2011 01:28 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 11th June, 2011
Focal length: 450 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1600 sec
Aperture: F6.3
ISO: 1250
Notes: Hand-held!
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