The hummingbird and the bee

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The hummingbird and the bee

Timothy Guay level-classic 5/3/2009 10:28:51 AM

- Timothy #1122634

JudyAnn Rector level-classic 5/3/2009 10:44:38 AM

Wow! Your image is gorgeous, William... clarity and dof are spot on AND you got TWO for the price of ONE!! LOL #7479678

Linda D. Lester level-classic 5/3/2009 11:42:24 AM

And they are both sharp....that is hard to do! Excellent job! #7479961

Clyde P. Smith level-classic 5/3/2009 12:25:33 PM

Wow! Beuatiful calrity, details and composition William! #7480085

Carol Engstrom level-classic 5/3/2009 10:53:54 PM

Excellent shot! Well composed and what an amazing thing to have both a hummingbird and a bee in the same picture with both of them sharp! #7481447

Summer A. Kozisek 5/5/2009 12:11:27 AM

Fantastic capture William, gorgeous colors as well! #7486001

Debbie Price level-classic 5/5/2009 7:47:36 AM

Beautiful! Colors just pop out at you. Love this photo. Great job! dp #7487817

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 5/10/2009 5:58:09 PM

I foresee a big badge under this one in the near future.
Gorgeous capture, with incredible action and eye-pleasing colors!
~♥~lisa #7506933

Valentin M. Armianu 6/19/2009 1:04:25 PM

Congratulations on your astounding Finalist!! #7648884

Nikki McDonald level-classic 6/19/2009 1:34:42 PM

This is certainly a winner, William. For now, Congratulations on your finalist. I'll be back :) #7649146

Sabrina Ryan 6/19/2009 6:54:39 PM

Congratulations on your excellent Finalist! #7651970

Dianna Murphy 6/19/2009 7:50:00 PM

Congratulations on your fine entry/finalist. #7652420

Alex T. Mizuno 6/20/2009 1:29:24 AM

Excellent capture William! Congratulations on your Finalist!!! #7653891

Nadya Johnson 6/20/2009 4:41:37 AM

Outstanding, William! Congratulations on this, and all your beautiful finalists! #7654557

Graeme yew Chow level-classic 6/20/2009 5:56:22 AM

Ha, ha ! William. Worth the effort out there. A winner here and e detail is perfect. What speed you shoot and any flash ? #7654972

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 6/20/2009 7:24:18 AM

Bet we see it with the gold!
Congratulations on this magnificent beauty!
~♥~Lisa #7655441

Eugenio Diaz 6/20/2009 7:25:13 AM

Congratulations on your AMAZING Finalist! #7655451

Sam Britt 6/20/2009 3:17:19 PM

Congratulations, terrific finalist, William. #7658175

Glenn E. Traver level-classic 6/20/2009 9:52:03 PM

Congratulations William on this beautiful Finalist, Super Color ~ GT #7659308

Laurence Saliba level-classic 6/21/2009 5:30:11 AM

What a lovely finalist!!! Congratulations!!! #7660307

Debra Booth level-classic 6/22/2009 3:49:23 PM

Congrats on this awesome winner! #7666447

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 6/22/2009 5:11:29 PM

Congratulations on your win!!!! Excellent William! #7666970

Graeme yew Chow level-classic 6/22/2009 5:50:43 PM

William, deserved winner and congrats. #7667162

Evy Johansen level-classic 6/22/2009 6:42:47 PM

Big congratulations on your wonderful win, William! #7667392

Mary K. Robison 6/22/2009 8:52:51 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your well-earned winner, William! #7667737

Laurence Saliba level-classic 6/22/2009 10:26:38 PM

CONGRATULATIONS William!!! #7667886

Cathy Barrows 6/23/2009 5:37:44 AM

Congrats on your win...fabulous #7669354

Nikki McDonald level-classic 6/23/2009 5:39:38 AM

I'm back. Congratulations on your wonderful win, William. #7669360

Sabrina Ryan 6/23/2009 7:53:05 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this Awesome winning photo! #7670001

Rachelle D. Carriere 6/23/2009 11:11:49 AM

Big congrats on this awesome winner! #7670573

Alex T. Mizuno 6/23/2009 12:53:47 PM

Congratulations on your win William!! #7670788

Cindy Bendush level-classic 6/23/2009 10:26:26 PM

A real beauty William - congratulations! #7671905

Datha Y. Thompson 6/23/2009 11:07:36 PM

CONGRATULATIOS on The GOLD :0) #7671967

Linda Blair 6/24/2009 6:22:09 AM

So cool...fabulous win...congratulations!!!!! #7673275

Debra K. Johnson 6/25/2009 11:19:44 AM

Fabulous indeed! Congrats! #7677472

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 6/26/2009 6:35:08 AM

Wonderful combination, William. Huge congrats on this beautiful winner. #7680116

Lydia Williams level-classic 7/18/2009 5:22:15 PM

This is an amazing image. Well deserved. Congratulations! #7753583

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 8/19/2009 3:38:09 AM

Congratulations William on your Win!!!

Dominick #7866316

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 7/25/2010 7:40:51 AM

WOW...This is amazing!! I keep trying to get a picture like one, but no luck!! #8784894

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A lot of bees and some hummingbirds appeared in this desert garden. I spent two hours stood still just for shooting hummingbirds. I am glad I got this one with both in the frame.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 20D

Uploaded on 5/3/2009 9:31:08 AM All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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