Western slope Hummingbirds of Ecuador

 

These images were taken at Tandayapa Bird Lodge that is widely regarded as one of the best place in the world to see and photograph hummingbirds.  It's hard to disagree with this consensus.

Cock of the Rock
Cock of the Rock

OK not a hummer but one of the sought after species in the region

Andean Emerald
Andean Emerald
Purple-throated Woodstar
Purple-throated Woodstar
White-necked Jacobin
White-necked Jacobin
Western Emerald
Western Emerald
Purple-throated Woodstar
Purple-throated Woodstar
Andean Emerald
Andean Emerald
Green-crowned Brilliant
Green-crowned Brilliant
Tawny-bellied Hermit
Tawny-bellied Hermit