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    Unknown birds from Gambia 2

    I found a folder more with a few more unidentified photos from a trip too the Gambia in February 2019. Any opinions on some of them will be a huge help, thanks. I'm trying to give me feeling about the photos under here: Photo 1: Indigobird? I guess it has to be village, but leg colour seems odd...
  2. Eastern Violet-backed Sunbird

    Eastern Violet-backed Sunbird

    A common dry country Sunbird found in much of the semi-arid areas of Kenya.
  3. Scarlet-chested Sunbird

    Scarlet-chested Sunbird

    Aptly named for it's bright red chest feathers. They are commonly found in much of Eastern Africa.
  4. Collared Sunbird

    Collared Sunbird

    A male Collared sunbird. Singing and showing its stunning beauty.
  5. Malachite Sunbird

    Malachite Sunbird

    Sunbirds are small nectar feeders with bright colors and iridescent feathers, and the malachite sunbird certainly lives up to its name. Their bright green iridescent feathers give good camouflage in the lush alpine grasslands of Kenya, but they are easily spotted when visiting the white flowers...
  6. Hypothetical Paradise-Sunbirds

    Hypothetical Paradise-Sunbirds

    The Paradise-Sunbirds is a group of 6 large sunbirds species with a very restricted distribution in mountainous areas of Eastern Africa. They inhabit only in cloud forests and adjacent grasslands and thickets. 1 - Emerald Paradise-Sunbird, Ruwenzori, Uganda & DRC - 1700-2500 m / 2 -...
  7. Sunbird

    Sunbird

    A Sunbird extracting fruit nectar from a jam tree fruit
  8. Spring Red

    Spring Red

  9. SunBird 1

    SunBird 1

  10. Variable sunbird

    Variable sunbird

  11. Mr & Mrs Sunny

    Mr & Mrs Sunny

    Mr & Mrs Sunbird doing their mating dance outside my kitchen window. She was so-ooo fluffed out, she looked like a tennis ball and he was practically turning himself inside out in order to impress. I was certainly impressed, not enough to build a nest with him however.
  12. Olive-Backed Sunbird

    Olive-Backed Sunbird

    Olive-Backed Sunbird, sunlit backlighting with flash fill. Technical note :- 300mm 2X TC (600mm) @ 1/125 f4 with manual flash fill-in ISO-400.
  13. Scarlet Backed Flowerpecker

    Scarlet Backed Flowerpecker

    Bird on powerline, shot taken with stacked converters. 300mm 2XTC 2XTC aperture wide opened @ f2.8 1/250 ISO-400.
  14. Olive-backed Sunbird

    Olive-backed Sunbird

    I watched this female put feathers-like white things under its wings probably for building a nest.
  15. Female Olive-backed sunbird

    Female Olive-backed sunbird

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