Hummingbirds, Finally caught one. A6000 and 70-150mm

Discussion in 'Nature' started by davect01, Jan 27, 2015.

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  1. serhan

    serhan All-Pro

    May 7, 2011
    Excellent shots!
  2. Thanks. They usually don't stick around that long.
  3. Briar

    Briar Hall of Famer

    Oct 27, 2010
    Congratulations, well caught.
  4. Amin Sabet

    Amin Sabet Administrator

    Jul 3, 2010
    Excellent! And with manual focus no less.
  5. Thanks again. Normally they are so flighty and are only there for a second or two. This one hung out for a good 30 seconds.
  6. Beautiful! These guys are hard to "catch" :smile:
  7. Luckypenguin

    Luckypenguin Hall of Famer

    Dec 24, 2010
    Brisbane, Australia
    I saw Hummingbirds for the first time in Costa Rica a couple of years ago. Such fascinating creatures to watch and listen to.

    They are tough to photograph so well done.
  8. Thanks again.
  9. BillN

    BillN Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Aug 25, 2010
    S W France
    Good shots, would be great if you could get a wide enough shot to crop out the feeders
  10. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus Subscribing Member

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
    Bill Shinnick
    Well done Dave.
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  11. Actually cropped down a bit already, don't want to go to far.