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Thread: Hummingbird pictures

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    I was at my moms and seen the most beautiful hummingbird.
    It was getting dark but decided I would try and get a picture of the hummingbird. This isn't the hummer I was trying for but I had my flash on and this is what the picture turned out like.
    I couldn't believe nothing showed up from the background.
    Enjoy
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    aren't they fun to watch!?

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    How cool is that? Isn't it fun when a picture turns out so unexpectedly like that. Great shots of the hummer. I too love watching them.

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    Yeah I don't get many hummers where I live. My mom has 3 feeders that she has fill every other day. Last year we were sitting out where they are and 1 landed on my head. Sat there for quite awhile. I love them. They are so cute. I could sit there all day and watch them. :thumbup:

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    Kim these are super cool pics. Love those hummers. I have been watching the Sportman's Paradise site where there is a hummer called 'Phoebe', she makes a nest, lays eggs, they hatch and then fledge. There is one little one in the next now called 'Scout'. I have watched her build 5 nests and it is amazing the things you learn about hummers. They use spider webs to keep their nests(golf ball size)together. Their eggs are the size of a jelly bean/tic-tac.

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    it he turned around looking at you in the last pic? it looks like it. beautiful photos!!

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    Great photos, you should send them in to "Birds and Blooms" magazine.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jdiane318
    Kim these are super cool pics. Love those hummers. I have been watching the Sportman's Paradise site where there is a hummer called 'Phoebe', she makes a nest, lays eggs, they hatch and then fledge. There is one little one in the next now called 'Scout'. I have watched her build 5 nests and it is amazing the things you learn about hummers. They use spider webs to keep their nests(golf ball size)together. Their eggs are the size of a jelly bean/tic-tac.
    what is the website name you watch? I'd love to see that!

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    beautiful action photos. Those little guys very hard to photo

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    Oh I'm going to have to look up the Sportsman site and watch. They are amazing little creatures.
    I thought about asking Birds and Bloom if they would want a picture. I think I'll do that later. I'm going to frame the first picture. 1 for me and 1 for my mom.
    Glad you all like the pictures. :thumbup:

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