Sipping Hummer

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© Betty Maxey
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Photo Info
UploadedAugust 1, 2009
TakenJuly 21, 2009
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D80
Exposure1/1250 sec at f/4.8
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length155 mm
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She buzzes all around me on the patio.....and seems to love the pickrel....

41 responses

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (31 Jul 2009):

    nice capture of a pretty bird...the hummers are so quick and moving constantly.

  • Sherrell Sherron

    Sherrell Sherron said (1 Aug 2009):

    This is terrific! You really caught it!


    JOE FAILK gave props (1 Aug 2009):

    Excellent capture!

  • Linda Houghton

    Linda Houghton gave props (1 Aug 2009):

    You did good!!! love the hummers

  • Jerry Pittman

    Jerry Pittman gave props (1 Aug 2009):

    Incredible shot.

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (2 Aug 2009):

    Great shot! Perfect for this theme.

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (2 Aug 2009):

    WOW!! Fantastic shot!! Great entry!!

  • Mary Brown

    Mary Brown gave props (3 Aug 2009):

    Wonderful capture of this little hummer, and perfect for the theme! Great shot!

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (3 Aug 2009):

    Wonderful shot! It is great for the theme.

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (4 Aug 2009):

    Great capture, Betty! I planted for hummers, but they went elsewhere to feed.

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (6 Aug 2009):

    Very nice!

  • Sandy Tyler

    Sandy Tyler (Deleted) gave props (7 Aug 2009):

    Nice capture!

  • Maurie A

    Maurie A gave props (12 Aug 2009):

    Great shot of him Betty..... I'd love to be able to catch one at the flowers :)

  • Maria Cox

    Maria Cox gave props (17 Aug 2009):

    Great capture!! Beautiful emerald color!!!

  • Maura Kirkwood

    Maura Kirkwood gave props (30 Aug 2009):

    fantastic shot, love the colors.

  • Jack Sills

    Jack Sills (Deleted) gave props (12 Sep 2009):

    Beautiful Image!

  • Steven Schutz

    Steven Schutz gave props (31 May 2010):

    Just plain awesome shot...looks like a pickle or a lizzard with wings and a beak...

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (15 Sep 2010):

    Back to vote!

  • Suzanne McGeady

    Suzanne McGeady said (16 Sep 2010):

    the detail on her 'lizard scales' is outstanding!! Glorious paua shell colour.

  • Linda Houghton

    Linda Houghton gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    Back to vote!

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham said (17 Sep 2010):

    I am back to vote.

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (20 Sep 2010):

    Oh YEAH! Rad!


    JOE FAILK gave props (20 Sep 2010):

    Back to vote!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (22 Sep 2010):

    Oh YEAH/RAD!

  • Juanita Vivas

    Juanita Vivas (Deleted) gave props (22 Sep 2010):

    A green beauty !!! Voted.

  • Brenda Burk

    Brenda Burk gave props (27 Sep 2010):

    The Luck of the IRISH ????????????

  • Jerry Sander

    Jerry Sander gave props (29 Sep 2010):

    Yeah, nice!

  • Alyson Innes

    Alyson Innes gave props (4 Oct 2010):

    Great detail! Tricky little guys to capture and you did it beautifully!

  • Roxana Brivent-Barnes

    Roxana Brivent-Barnes said (6 Oct 2010):

    Agree with Alyson, love it, V!

  • Michelle Maxey

    Michelle Maxey gave props (6 Oct 2010):

    Wow that had to take some effort to get those things are quick.

  • Judy and Wayne Wanamaker

    Judy and Wayne Wanamaker gave props (7 Oct 2010):

    A great entry! What could be more frenzied than the hummingbird's wings! voted.

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (11 Oct 2010):

    Excellent action shot and entry. My vote.

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (18 Oct 2010):

    BTv,,love this

  • Debbie Smartt

    Debbie Smartt gave props (10 Nov 2010):


  • Steven Schutz

    Steven Schutz gave props (7 Dec 2010):

    We had a few hummingbird feeders in Arizona and tried many times in vain to capture one in a good position, this is simple fantastic...the detail and colors, irradescent scale like feathers like a snake....the little feet tucked back to improve handling...whatta shot...seriosuly...and it has my vote...

  • Randall Scholten

    Randall Scholten gave props (13 Dec 2010):

    Very nicely captured!

  • steavielea

    steavielea gave props (29 Dec 2010):

    Nice capture!

  • Winky Vivas

    Winky Vivas (Deleted) said (1 Jan 2011):

    A beautiful image and theme entry! It got my Vote!

  • Nancy Stegall

    Nancy Stegall gave props (12 Jan 2011):

    Got my vote too!

  • Maurie A

    Maurie A gave props (31 Jan 2011):

    Back to vote!

  • Geoff Plant

    Geoff Plant gave props (16 Apr 2012):

    BEAUTIFUL. We do not have Humming birds in the UK

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