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Hummingbirds are beautiful. This was my first attempt at photographing hummingbirds in motion.  Will definitely post an update for the next batch.


Ten tips on how to take hummingbird photos

Having spent the better part of the summer obsessing over these little birds, I don’t consider myself an expert, but I offer what I’ve learned so far about photographing them. 1,416 more words

Hummingbird migration 2014

The hummingbirds are in the last stages of their migration back to Central America.  Since July my yard has been like an air raid zone with hummingbirds buzzing around the seven feeders and by the ones guarding feeders chasing the others around. 337 more words


Baby hummingbirds taking wing

I admit I’ve been obsessed with watching the hummingbird nest for the last few weeks. However, I was trying to be respectful and only visit the nest up close every three days to not stress the little birds as often. 560 more words

Face off: hummingbird vs. butterfly

I’ve always thought of butterflies as easy-going creatures, flitting and fluttering here and there in a carefree sort of existence. Apparently, I was wrong. There are butterflies with attitude. 231 more words

Photography of hummingbirds in flight

My dear friend gave me a hummingbird feeder for my birthday in May. We had been trying to attract these little beauties to our yard all summer, and eventually won the patronage of two female ruby-throated hummingbirds. 614 more words