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Rufus Hummingbird.


Posted by Karl Egressy on Sat Nov 27, 2021 6:12 pm

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I'm not sure if it is a male or a female. Found in Ontario on a private property. The owner, a retired doctor, welcomes visitors and he is one of the nicest persons I have met for a long time.
This bird is a vagrant but will be taken good care of it based on what I heard from the owner of the house.

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by david fletcher on Sun Nov 28, 2021 3:00 am
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Beautiful light and details Karl. The wing position is sublime.
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by Peter Ireland on Sun Nov 28, 2021 12:13 pm
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A stunning capture with great detail.
 

by Alan Melle on Sun Nov 28, 2021 1:03 pm
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The white tipped tail feathers would indicate a female. Nice catch of the open wings.
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by Axel Hildebrandt on Sun Nov 28, 2021 1:13 pm
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Great find, and pose. I have never seen this species around here.
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by Mary Brun on Sun Nov 28, 2021 1:42 pm
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Beautiful capture of this little Hummingbird, taken in an uncommon pose that perfectly highlights all the magnificent details.
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by Carol Clarke on Sun Nov 28, 2021 2:49 pm
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Beautiful little hummer, Karl - and isn't it great when a shared love of nature can help us to meet some really nice and genuine people.  :) 

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by Dan Kearl on Sun Nov 28, 2021 6:18 pm
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Nice find for your area, they are migrants here but pass through often.
Beautiful Hummingbirds..
 

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