Flight of the Hummingbird?

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© Regenia Brabham
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UploadedSeptember 16, 2010
TakenJune 6, 2004
ModelCanon EOS 20D
Exposure1/200 sec at f/7.1
FlashRed Eye, Compulsory Flash
Focal Length75 mm
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I captured this humming bird trying to get to my feeder. The wasp are fighting for feeding rights too.

88 responses

  • Steve Baker

    Steve Baker (Deleted) gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    Love this - voted!

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    Voted!! Wonderful shot. The yellow jackets and ants are really bad on mine.

  • Judy and Wayne Wanamaker

    Judy and Wayne Wanamaker gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    Excellent catch! He does look frenzied!! voted!

  • Gary Cole

    Gary Cole (Deleted) said (16 Sep 2010):

    Great capture Regenia. My hummingbirds have been sparse this year.

  • Jyri Vissak

    Jyri Vissak gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    Great macro! Well done. Got my vote.

  • daniele castellucchio

    daniele castellucchio gave props (16 Sep 2010):


  • Patty Gross

    Patty Gross (Deleted) gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    You snapped this one at the precise moment, Regenia!! Very difficult, but beautiful photo. Voted!

  • Chris Sanford

    Chris Sanford (Deleted) gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    It rocks; voted!

  • Lisa Toleno

    Lisa Toleno (Deleted) gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    Thats so cool capture! nice work!

  • Suzanne McGeady

    Suzanne McGeady said (16 Sep 2010):

    Fantastic shot Regenia!! Great timing!

  • Thad Zajdowicz

    Thad Zajdowicz gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    Oh yeah -- voted!

  • Robert Sand

    Robert Sand said (16 Sep 2010):

    You nailed this one.

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    perfect theme shot!

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    Super good shot! A great theme entry. I can't believe you caught him in flight with such incredible detail!

  • Betty Maxey

    Betty Maxey   gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    Wow, thats a great shot!! Love it!!

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    excellent capture, Reg!

  • allan

    allan gave props (17 Sep 2010):

    yeah rad,,,my vote

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (17 Sep 2010):

    A wonderful entry and a difficult shot to capture but you nailed it perfectly. Voting!

  • Mark Andrews

    Mark Andrews (Deleted) gave props (18 Sep 2010):

    yeah, voted!!!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (18 Sep 2010):

    Oh YEAH! Rad!

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (18 Sep 2010):

    Thank you everyone!!! Very much!

  • Debbie Smartt

    Debbie Smartt said (18 Sep 2010):

    Wow! Great shot Regenia!

  • Maurie A

    Maurie A gave props (18 Sep 2010):

    Great shot.......My birds are scared of the wasps........I have to go out and try to swat them away from the feeder so the hummingbirds can eat....

  • Linda Houghton

    Linda Houghton   gave props (18 Sep 2010):

    Fantastic RAD Entry

  • Maria Cox

    Maria Cox gave props (19 Sep 2010):

    Awesome capture!! voted!

  • Bruce Miller

    Bruce Miller (Deleted) gave props (19 Sep 2010):

    Great capture!!

  • Yasmina Baggili

    Yasmina Baggili (Deleted) gave props (19 Sep 2010):

    Very Beautiful shot. Excellent ...My vote of course

  • stuart s

    stuart s   gave props (19 Sep 2010):

    Favouriting, voting, admiring.

  • Juanita Vivas

    Juanita Vivas (Deleted) gave props (19 Sep 2010):

    Such an amazing capture, Reginia. I don't know how you do it, but this is beautiful !! A perfect theme entry !! Voted.

  • Winky Vivas

    Winky Vivas (Deleted) gave props (19 Sep 2010):

    Outstanding entry for the theme! Voted!

  • Kevin Kott

    Kevin Kott (Deleted) gave props (19 Sep 2010):

    My vote!!!

  • Suzanne McGeady

    Suzanne McGeady said (19 Sep 2010):


  • Epin Hervin

    Epin Hervin gave props (20 Sep 2010):

    The Grain is very high. Is it because of the lens or..? heh heh heh, sorry, I'm blind about technique :)

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham said (21 Sep 2010):

    It is because of the ISO. The light was low so I had to use a higher ISO.

  • Debrah Leonard

    Debrah Leonard (Deleted) gave props (21 Sep 2010):


  • Taylor Knapp

    Taylor Knapp gave props (21 Sep 2010):

    Takes so much patience to get this shot, love it.

  • Richard Knight

    Richard Knight gave props (21 Sep 2010):

    Unbelievable! Voted!!! (Three times! LOL)

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (22 Sep 2010):

    Outstanding, I voted!

  • Ladya

    Ladya gave props (23 Sep 2010):

    Great shot! My vote

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (23 Sep 2010):

    My vote,,awesome shot

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (23 Sep 2010):

    Excellent action shot, Regenia, and so right for this theme. Voted.

  • Carlos Aviles

    Carlos Aviles (Deleted) gave props (24 Sep 2010):

    Excellent. voted

  • Richard Bruns

    Richard Bruns said (24 Sep 2010):


  • Vladan Djordjevic

    Vladan Djordjevic gave props (24 Sep 2010):

    A very beautiful shot! Yeah!

  • Leanne Silva

    Leanne Silva gave props (25 Sep 2010):

    Great pose!

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (26 Sep 2010):

    Beautiful shot!!! I like the grain, it works for this photo : ) Voted!!!

  • Lanis Rossi

    Lanis Rossi gave props (27 Sep 2010):

    Yeah Rad! Voted!

  • Denis Beauchamp

    Denis Beauchamp gave props (29 Sep 2010):

    Great shot Regenia. Love it. Voted

  • Dunja Kolar

    Dunja Kolar gave props (2 Oct 2010):

    beautiful photo!!!like it

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (2 Oct 2010):

    voted!!! great one Regenia!

  • evgenia saprunova

    evgenia saprunova gave props (3 Oct 2010):

    MY VOTE!!!

  • Tina Weaver

    Tina Weaver said (3 Oct 2010):

    Such an awesome capture. You got my vote!

  • Konrad Ragnarsson

    Konrad Ragnarsson gave props (3 Oct 2010):

    My vote!!!!!!!!!!

  • Melissa Rieman

    Melissa Rieman gave props (4 Oct 2010):

    VOTED! Great capture! I've got a similar shot, so, I know this was no easy feat! You did a wonderful job!

  • Michael Lynch

    Michael Lynch gave props (8 Oct 2010):

    Voted:YEAH !

  • dawn duffield

    dawn duffield gave props (14 Oct 2010):

    Perfect entry!

  • Zerina Phillip

    Zerina Phillip gave props (19 Oct 2010):

    Love the grainy effects. Voted

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (25 Oct 2010):

    My vote!!!

  • Brad Paro

    Brad Paro gave props (23 Nov 2010):

    My vote too!

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham said (23 Nov 2010):

    You are all so great!! Thanks so much for the votes, props and favs!

  • Griff Johnson

    Griff Johnson gave props (24 Nov 2010):


  • ajtiM

    ajtiM (Deleted) said (24 Nov 2010):

    fantastic capture!! YEAH.

  • timothy wombold

    timothy wombold gave props (25 Nov 2010):

    Beautiful shot Voted

  • Robin Perkins

    Robin Perkins gave props (25 Nov 2010):

    got my vote.

  • Anne Worner

    Anne Worner (Deleted) gave props (30 Nov 2010):

    My vote for this. Perfect for the theme. What shutter speed did you use to stop the wing action????

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham said (30 Nov 2010):

    I will have to check the data on the original file at the studio Anne. I don't keep files on my laptop. I may have used flash too help stop the motion too but again, I will have to check. Thank you so much everyone!

  • Jean Pierre Vacherot

    Jean Pierre Vacherot (Deleted) gave props (4 Dec 2010):

    Great shot, my vote

  • Bonnie Woodson

    Bonnie Woodson (Deleted) gave props (9 Dec 2010):

    Awesome!!! got my vote :)

  • Steven Schutz

    Steven Schutz gave props (10 Dec 2010):

    Wow what a great shot....2 sets of wings...I did not know....the markings are interesting as are the eyes...

  • Steven Schutz

    Steven Schutz gave props (10 Dec 2010):


  • dp *

    dp * gave props (15 Dec 2010):

    Heck Yeah this way RAD!

  • Massimo Bardelli

    Massimo Bardelli   gave props (22 Dec 2010):

    Yeah my vote!

  • Roxana Brivent-Barnes

    Roxana Brivent-Barnes said (26 Dec 2010):

    Beautiful, voted!

  • CJC

    CJC gave props (28 Dec 2010):

    Beautiful composition

  • Celina Ortelli

    Celina Ortelli gave props (5 Jan 2011):


  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (9 Jan 2011):

    Outstanding my friend!! Voted!!

  • Michael Sturgeon

    Michael Sturgeon gave props (12 Jan 2011):

    This is amazing ........ it is so sharp, yet close up....got my vote !!

  • Zapata Juan P

    Zapata Juan P   gave props (12 Jan 2011):

    Great capture ... I took some in Colombia ... difficult to capture. My vote !

  • Jerry Sander

    Jerry Sander gave props (17 Jan 2011):

    Nice shot!!! Yes.

  • Lynda Jeffers

    Lynda Jeffers gave props (19 Jan 2011):

    Amazing...love this!!!

  • Dusan

    Dusan gave props (21 Jan 2011):

    Amazing capture! - beautiful!! my vote.

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (26 Jan 2011):

    Love humming bird !!!! Heart beat is 1,260 beats per minute!!!

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (26 Jan 2011):

    Voted too!!!!

  • Joy Bee

    Joy Bee said (27 Jan 2011):

    the noise & u e makes this photo more interesting. got my vote

  • Sara Fields

    Sara Fields (Deleted) gave props (11 Feb 2011):

    Great catch!

  • Joe Schaf

    Joe Schaf   gave props (10 Jun 2015):

    Love it! Voted: Yeah!

  • Patrick Westerfield

    Patrick Westerfield gave props (10 Jun 2015):

    Amazing capture; perfect for the Frenzy theme; got my vote

  • Demetrius Chryssikos

    Demetrius Chryssikos said (10 Jun 2015):

    Love this photo....

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