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

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