Ruby on Purpurea…



The flower of Digitalis Purpurea atracts the hummingbirds at the end of the summer. The Green-Backed Firecrown (common name Hummingbird Ruby) is one of the very few species of hummingbirds in our region in Neuquen, Villa La Angostura, Argentina, which stays along of the year. In summer they go up to the mountain and in winter, when the rain and the snow come, they descend to a more confortable altitude looking for the last flowers of the fall and a better enviroment. Here, the small bird is sucking nectar on a autumn color background. Nikon D300 500mm F4

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Jose Garcia Allievi

Jose Garcia Allievi

Ing. en electronica, recibido en la Universidad del Sur en Bahia Blanca. Casado tres hijos, trabajé en la industria petrolera por 38 años.Gusto de la fotografía de aves, en especial picaflores. Comencé a fotografiar aves en los ultimos meses en Venezuela y Brasil donde participé de un workshop de fotografia de aves en Ubatuba con el profesor Joao Quental. Miembro de AUDUBON Venezuela y Aves Argentinas

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Jose Garcia Allievi

Jose Garcia Allievi

Pepe Garcia Allievi (67) graduated at Universidad Nacional del Sur, Bahia Blanca, Argentina as electronic engineer. Married, three sons, he worked in the oil service industry for almost 40 years. Amateur photographer most of his life, after retired, he focused on wildlife and nature photography in Latin America. He attended to nature photo & edition workshops dictated by Joao Quental and Octavio Salles in Brasil. Member of AUDUBON Venezuela and Aves Argentinas Buenos Aires. He lives part time between San Isidro, Buenos Aires and Villa la Angostura, Neuquen, South Argentina.

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