rufous hummingbird

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© Heather Mellon
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Photo Info
UploadedMay 18, 2012
TakenMay 18, 2012
Exposure1/500 sec at f/9
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length500 mm

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these lovely little jewels of the sky visit our feeders every spring and throughout the summer..

14 responses

  • Davide Simone

    Davide Simone (Deleted) gave props (18 May 2012):

    Jan, just a word: awesome !!!!!

  • Willy Olsson

    Willy Olsson gave props (18 May 2012):

    Just perfect shot. You are realy a great photographer. Nice!!!!!

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (18 May 2012):

    Handsome birdie, handsome crisp shot

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (18 May 2012):


  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (18 May 2012):

    A masterful capture--love it--balanced so well---this comp has high quality in colour, detail, flow, and lighting.

  • je suis moi

    je suis moi gave props (18 May 2012):

    Excuse me Mam, but after I have a drink, can I use this to PHONE HOME?

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon said (18 May 2012):

    Thanks so much for your favs and comments! .. lol, Gloria.. this little guy checked out all four of the feeders before settling on this one.. it almost looked like he was checking for something else.. must have been that phone he was looking for.. :)

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (18 May 2012):

    Wow!!! You have a wonderful shot here, Heather! These little birds are difficult to capture as they are so quick!.....but you nailed it perfectly!

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (20 May 2012):

    This is fantastic!!!!!!

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (22 May 2012):

    What unusual colors on this little guy! Great capture and photo!

  • Ioana Caravan

    Ioana Caravan   gave props (23 May 2012):

    Fantastic captured!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (25 May 2012):


  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer (Deleted) gave props (26 May 2012):

    Hummingbird awesomeness to the max!

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (26 May 2012):

    I love this - it is awesome!!!

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