Energetic Hummer

© Michael Frisch

Energetic Hummer

Uploaded: October 05, 2005 07:56:05

Description

I've been trying for a week to capture this Hummer. I guess it's OK. Canon EF 300 f/2.8L IS, 1/500 sec @ f/4.0. With their high metabolic rate it's amazing how much energy these birds need to keep going.

Comments

Debra K. Johnson level-classic October 05, 2005

Wonderful capture Michael! #321614

BK VEL October 05, 2005

Nice composition. Very beautiful #1919947

Susie Peek-Swint October 05, 2005

Looks wonderful to me Michael ~ very nice detail on this fast little bird! #1919966

Janine Russell level-deluxe October 05, 2005

Michael, great detail & excellent focus on this challengint subject. #1920094

Christine Kozak/Wilterdink October 05, 2005

What a gorgous shot!
thanx for sharing! #1920218

Michael Frisch October 05, 2005

Thanks for your encouragement. #1920229

Dr Silly level-classic October 05, 2005

Great capture Michael.

:o)
#1920302

Morgan Kallin October 05, 2005

Absolutly beautiful Michael, wonderful picture!!! #1921723

January 03, 2006

Fascinating Picture Michael. Perfect in my book. #2249339

Wende Trew January 03, 2006

This is sooo beautiful!!! Love all the colors!! #2249518

February 21, 2006

good job on getting a very natural looking image of this hummer in flight. worth the effort of a week! #2449149

Nan Fischer February 21, 2006

Excellent hummer photo! I love the colors of the flowers, too. Congratulations! #2450002

Michael Frisch February 21, 2006

Thank you for your kind comments. I appreciate it! #2450502

Anna Diederich February 22, 2006

Awesome hummer shot! Love the beautiful flowers too! Congratulations!

Anna #2452432

Daniel M. Bendjy February 25, 2006

Congrats on your Second Place! #2466400

Karen Rahlf February 25, 2006

Beautiful colors in this. Congratulations on your win! #2466707

Isabel L February 25, 2006

Amazing details and colors. Congratulations! #2467084

Jill Flynn level-classic February 25, 2006

OUTSTANDING! Congratulations on your win Michael! #2467339

Michael Frisch February 25, 2006

Thank you all! #2468219

Chris Macer February 25, 2006

Congrats on the win, Michael! #2468599

Donna W. Neal February 26, 2006

Looks like you did a GREAT job and the judges loved it to Michael!

Congratulations on this outstanding winner!!! #2469669

Nan Fischer February 26, 2006

Congratulations again! You are so humble - "I guess it's ok." lol VERY ok! #2469990

Leanne M.E. Boyd February 26, 2006

Oh, this is so beautiful. It's a joy to view, Michael! Congratulations on your win! #2470674

Laura S. Brophy March 03, 2006

Congratulations. Fabulous capture. Love it. #2491597

Michael Frisch March 03, 2006

Thank you again! #2491718

Pu Chen March 08, 2006

Great capture, Michael! I know how hard it is to try to get these guys into a frame. I had seen quite a few flying right in front of me so many times and always just missed the right moment. I guess I'm just not patient enough:) Love how clear those little feets are! Congratulations! #2512288

Dave Sanders March 11, 2006

Great photo Michael. Congrats #2520871

Elisabeth A. Gay March 21, 2006

Gorgeous photo Michael - just succeeded in capturing my first few shots of one the other day, so I can appreciate the effort that went into this on your part!! Congratulations!
Ann #2556888

Cathy M. Gromball March 21, 2006

Congratulations on your Second Place win, Michael!

Cathy :) #2559125

Tonya R. Boles August 28, 2006

Great capture.. #3232300

Amanda Littler June 08, 2007

What a lovley picture, captured perfectly its so colourfull and clear well done #4377629

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