Hummingbird At Hibiscus III

© Dick Jenkins

<b>Hummingbird At Hibiscus III</b>

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 11/26/2011 12:53:37 PM

Nice in flight capture, Dick. Cute little hummer. #1425872

Bill Houghton 11/26/2011 2:56:47 PM

Dick, this is a great shot of the hummer in flight. It has good sharpness and detail. You did a great job capturing it. Have a great weekend, Bill

If you have time, check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography

Carol Eade level-classic 11/26/2011 6:06:14 PM

Beautiful! #9832209

Liz blahh level-classic 11/26/2011 6:22:56 PM

Beautifully captured! #9832236

Dick Jenkins 11/26/2011 8:02:37 PM

Thank you everyone. I believe this is a young immature male hummingbird. It appears he is just developing his ruby-throated ascot. I know, you would think I would remember the name of that dazzling thing under his beak. When the cooler weather arrives here we see a rapid and continuous flow of tenants in the garden. The males leave us first and as usual the gals are left behind to tidy things up. I'm amazed at how brazen these little guys are. #9832330

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).


This is a rework of a previously submitted photograph.

Contest entry: Animals

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1000, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 50D

Uploaded on 11/26/2011 11:41:09 AM Editor's Pick

Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Dick Jenkins. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.