Ruby-Throated Hummingbird On Milkweed

© Dick Jenkins

<b>Ruby-Throated Hummingbird On Milkweed

Jennifer A. Meighan 9/27/2008 7:29:35 PM

Amazing everything... #1006305

Keith Butler 9/27/2008 7:31:50 PM

Beauty here Dick! nice capture #6521818

Kerry Hill 9/27/2008 9:33:05 PM

Beautiful image Dick! Just wonderful!! #6522113

ROLAN NARMAN 9/27/2008 10:12:18 PM

Superb capture and details! Great job Dick! #6522148

Tammy M. Anderson 9/28/2008 5:07:52 AM

Super capture. Wonderful colors and details. #6522940

Teresa A. Burnett 10/22/2008 8:26:12 PM

Hey, hey!!! Congratulations Dick on this stunning finalist!! Best of luck in the next round!! #6640352

Dick Jenkins 10/22/2008 8:42:15 PM

Thank you all for your nice comments. Nice to hear from you too Teresa. The male hummingbird wasn't here very long this summer. They say they sense the changes in pressure and move on when certain conditions arrive. We had two near hits this summer with hurricanes and my male friend flew the coop before Gustav arrived. I had an large umbrella set up in the midst of my garden, a tripod and an easy chair. They really aren't intimidated by you. Often they will come within 3 feet to have a look at me. Interesting and beautiful creatures. #6640569

Susan Heath 10/23/2008 6:57:14 AM

Outstanding capture! Congrats on this beauty! #6644356

Lisa B. North 10/23/2008 7:14:41 AM

WOW!!!! Words cannot describe how terrific this is! Perfect! Congrats and I'm sure we'll see a gold on this soon! Lisa #6644502

Amber J. Skene 10/23/2008 10:25:07 AM

Congrats on your finalist! #6646418

Dianna Murphy 10/24/2008 10:15:22 AM

Great finalist. Congratulations!!!! #6653107

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/24/2008 1:57:30 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist Dick! Love it....

jo ann c. #6654060

Linda Blair 10/25/2008 11:07:28 AM

Gorgeous capture...Congratulations!!!! #6658692

Melissa Olsen 3/10/2009 1:16:48 PM

This has to be one of the best captures of a hummingbird I have ever seen in my life...PERFECT! #7267984

Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay) 8/21/2009 8:50:26 PM

Fantastic image of this beautiful humminbird and flowers. #7876379

Dick Jenkins 8/22/2009 6:51:59 AM

Thank you all for your nice comments. I'm sorry I've been remiss in acknowledging your efforts, I just don't know how these many comments were received and me not know. Again, thank you all. #7877298

Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay) 10/20/2009 9:29:10 PM

Congratulations for this beautiful finalist image. #8054832

Dick Jenkins 10/21/2009 6:43:16 AM

Thanks Kara. #8055749

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Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/800 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 800, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 20D

Uploaded on 9/27/2008 6:53:19 PM

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