Birds In Man Made Habitat in Spring [ PLEASE READ THE RULES BEFORE ENTERING ! ]

Challenge #68 in the The Company Of Animals series. Hosted by Patchandcrew.
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The series now looks at humans and animals sharing our world. For this challenge, show one or more bird in or on a MAN MADE bird habitat, ie bird table, bird box, bird bath etc, any structure which through design, or incidental result, is helping birds by providing a place for food or water or shelter. *Capture date is relevant in respect of being Spring months so this over rides the No Restrictions rule below as Spring Months is not a tickable dpr option* [ A duel version of the seasons set will be run in which entrants can try to repeat/better their shots and show comparison, more details to come later on in the Challenges Forum ;) ] If unsure of any of the rules please do ask via pm. DQs of non-eligible entries will be done at the close of submissions.
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Recycled plastic
by fotobo
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27th place (joint)
Plastic bottle and fast food container glued and taped into a feeder is attracting a nesting "Anna's" hummingbird.
Submitted: Monday, 27th February, 2012 08:04 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 26th February, 2012
Focal length: 270 mm
Shutter speed: 1/60 sec
Aperture: F4
ISO: 200
Notes: Oly PEN EPL-1 with legacy Vivitar 135mm telephoto and 2X Vivitar Macro tele-extender. Vivitar 283 flash. Manual settings.
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