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Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Archilochus colubris

Notes:

The shot with his bill open, he has something but not sure what? Maybe an insect?

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12 Comments

The MnMs
The MnMs 6 years ago

I would like to invite you to post your spottings of hummingbirds in the new mission for Hummingbirds of the New World:
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/1244...
:-)

Thurd13
Thurd13 8 years ago

Amazing shots...! such a beautiful little bird..

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 9 years ago

when do u ever see a humming with its mouth open? never. ever. i love ur shots man this is incredible.

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 9 years ago

Yes, hummingbirds get their protein from eating lots of tiny insects. The flower nectar just keeps them going so they can catch more bugs.

Blueidone
Blueidone 9 years ago

Amazing!! I know how hard these are to capture!! :)

ShaumingLo
ShaumingLo 9 years ago

superb shots!

WillRountree
WillRountree 9 years ago

I added another shot of him, I was shooting at 8.2 frames / sec so have many that I didn't use! :)

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Lovely!

Atul
Atul 9 years ago

fabulous spotting!!

GeoLeo42
GeoLeo42 9 years ago

Wowwwww....this is great...thanks for sharing!

TheArcher
TheArcher 9 years ago

Amazing!!

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 9 years ago

superb shot!

WillRountree
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WillRountree

Houston, Texas, USA

Spotted on Aug 31, 2011
Submitted on Nov 15, 2011

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