This beautiful Japanese white-eye (Zosterops japonicus) paused briefly between eating a piece of fruit, presenting a nice photo op. The tiny bird is very lively and highly agile, often flitting through the dense vegetation like a little ghost, and presents a nice photographic challenge.
Canon Rebel XSi (450D)
Canon EF 70-200mm 1:4 L USM
200mm, 1/125 sec, f / 5, -1/3 EV, ISO 800
Bloedel Conservatory, Vancouver, BC
26 Aug 2009