Hummingbirds in Flight:

Hummingbirds of Costa Rica, Flying Jewels

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Published by:
Focus Frog
Published:
3/3/2013
Specs:
Standard / 8.25" x 10.75"
36 pages Perfect-bound
Category:
Outdoors & Nature
Tags:
art, biodiversity, bird, birding, birds, colibri, costa rica, ecology, flight, flowers, Fritsch, garden, habitat, hummingbird, iridescence, ornithology, pena, photography, strobe, Walpole

Photography based art of the Hummingbirds of Costa Rica. The images show the birds in full flight with their dazzling iridescence and feather detail captured in ways that are invisible to the naked eye.

Includes 31 full color images with English, latin and Spanish names for each species pictured. The bird images are taken in the wild and are true to life. Supporting elements, such as flowers, have been added to enhance the natural beauty of the birds. Also included is a description of how the birds are photographed.

Images by Charles (Chuck) Fritsch, Cynthia (Cindy) Walpole and Julio Pena of Focus Frog.

Hummingbirds in Flight: Hummingbirds of Costa Rica, Flying Jewels