Fio Fio (Elaenia albiceps) and Wasp

Fio Fio (Elaenia albiceps) and Wasp

Fio Fio (Elaenia albiceps) and Wasp
Nikon D800 Nikkor 200-400 MM + TC1.4 ISO 3600 1/4000 f/10 EV 0 No flash Tripod Edited in PS6

I was waiting for a hummingbird when this Fio Fio (Elaenia albiceps chilensis) perches on this flower. Suddenly the wasp appears attracting his attention. Result: unexpected meal.

Note: Thanks very much to all who votes for my  “Andean hummingbird” for best photo of the year 2012.


Walter Baliero

Birds photographer and photo safaris leader Age: 62 Living in Santiago de Chile, Chile Birds photographer - Co-founder and leader of Inka Birds Photo Safari Speaks English, Portuguese, Italian and Spanish.

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