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Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Female )


Posted by paul fletcher on Sat Aug 06, 2022 10:13 pm

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This female was feeding at a Bee Balm plant, which the hummingbirds this year, seem more attracted to, than in past seasons. Overall, it seems to be the best plant for hummingbird activity, among the different ones that I have tried to photograph at.
Next year, perhaps a different plant will be the favourite.

Province of Ontario, Canada, image- late June.
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by david fletcher on Sun Aug 07, 2022 3:32 am
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Nice use of wing blur Paul. Focus is spot on!
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by Axel Hildebrandt on Sun Aug 07, 2022 7:21 am
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I guess they get tired of the same kind of food, too. :)
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by Carol Clarke on Sun Aug 07, 2022 10:22 am
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Lovely the way the little hummer seems to be floating into the flower, Paul!

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by peter makuch on Sun Aug 07, 2022 3:55 pm
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you got it nicely and with the soft wings too, well done PAUL.
 

by gregc on Sun Aug 07, 2022 7:00 pm
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Can sense the wing movement, nicely done with the SS.
 

by Karl Egressy on Mon Aug 08, 2022 2:00 pm
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Nice use of wing blur.
 

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