Humming-Bird Hawk-Moth

Humming-Bird Hawk-Moth

Observation - Humming-Bird Hawk-Moth. Description: Perhaps the ultimate photographic challenge, to freeze the wings of a Hummingbird Hawk-moth. I don't know at what rate they beat but its very fast and at 1/3200th of a second I nearly achieved it. Unfortunately this one was 12 feet up at the top of a larg

Perhaps the ultimate photographic challenge, to freeze the wings of a Hummingbird Hawk-moth. I don't know at what rate they beat but its very fast and at 1/3200th of a second I nearly achieved it. Unfortunately this one was 12 feet up at the top of a large Buddleia bush which made things very difficult.