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Hummingbirds
Lens: Tamron 70-200mm F/2.8 Camera: K-5 Photo Location: Hueytown Alabama ISO: 200 Shutter Speed: 1/180s Aperture: F8 
Posted By: hangman43, 09-13-2013, 05:29 PM

Some hummingbird shots from today















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09-13-2013, 11:23 PM   #2
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Great shots! Very sharp! I love the first and the last!
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You don't say in the exposure details, bit I assume flash?

I do like the shots
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Nice and sharp, I like the last two best.

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BRILLIANT!!! WOW! I'm blown away at the wing detail at 1/180. Thank you for sharing!!

Link to cool faqs about these lil guys
http://sites.naturalsciences.org/faqs/hummers.html

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Great as usual, Tim ... thanks and you make me want even more that Tamron 70-200/2.8 ... J
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QuoteOriginally posted by Lowell Goudge Quote
You don't say in the exposure details, bit I assume flash?

I do like the shots
Actually 2 flash 1 with a 12 inch soft box and the other with a shoot through umbrella
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Absolutely gorgeous work.

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QuoteOriginally posted by Iksobarg Quote
BRILLIANT!!! WOW! I'm blown away at the wing detail at 1/180. Thank you for sharing!!
QuoteOriginally posted by hangman43 Quote
Actually 2 flash 1 with a 12 inch soft box and the other with a shoot through umbrella
Thank the flash for freezing the wings. Otherwise at 1/180 it would be a full sweep(or 10-20 more probably)
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Awesome!
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Ok my few photos of hummingbirds now suck...lol Great pictures!!!
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