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Purple sunbird


Purple sunbird
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Copyright: Biswarup Satpati (Biswarup) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 243 W: 0 N: 868] (8282)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2019-03-15
Categories: Birds
Camera: Nikon Coolpix P900
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2019-03-25 1:24
Viewed: 202
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The purple sunbird (Cinnyris asiaticus) is a small sunbird. Like other sunbirds they feed mainly on nectar, although they will also take insects, especially when feeding young. They have a fast and direct flight and can take nectar by hovering like a hummingbird but often perch at the base of flowers. The males appear all black except in some lighting when the purple iridescence becomes visible. Females are olive above and yellowish below.


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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2019-03-25 12:24]

Hi Biswarup,lovely species in an excellent capture made in the best light,i like the composition with the purple flowers too. Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano

This is a brilliant and beautiful capture with your Coolpix, Biswarup.
This is the best pic of a female Purple Sunbird I have ever seen.
Ram

Hello Biswarup,
Nice specie of bird with excellent details.
Marius.

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  • hsn6a Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 160 W: 0 N: 435] (8652)
  • [2019-03-29 4:11]

beautiful..

Hello Biswarup,
Quite well captured this, Sunbird. Quite Well focus and details look good. Too much BLANK SPACE in its hind portion. Framing it bit tighter keep only that flower, could have been more eye catching.
Thanks for sharing,
Regards and have a nice weekend,
Srikumar

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