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Rufus (Ruby-throated Hummingbird)

Rufus is a Ruby-throated Hummingbird. He comes and goes... He likes to fly and drink sweets. He loves the lens and the flash of my camera!

By Kate from Newark, Vermont

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July 31, 20060 found this helpful

Beautiful shot! He almost doesn't look real. Thank you for sharing.

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July 31, 20060 found this helpful

oh....he is so beautiful...your lucky he luvs the camera flash...thanx so much for sharing. I am getting loads of butterfly pictures lately (I have a thing about them LOL) another one of God's beautiful creatures..take care

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July 31, 20060 found this helpful

Yes just one of many of God's beautiful creatures.

We have two different species of Hummingbirds that come to my feeder. I guess there are many different kinds.

They are so unique. I understand they migrate all the way down to Brazil without stopping..

Dorie

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July 31, 20060 found this helpful

WOW!!!!!!!

Jennifer

Northern Virginia

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August 2, 20060 found this helpful

Wow, great picture, ? did you take the picture? if so I am wondering how you accomplished this especially with the "black background" How did you manage to take this at "night" and get the bird so clear without blurring of his wings which they move constantly...you must be a professional photographer or have an exceptional camera? Judy

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August 2, 20060 found this helpful

I took the photo in the evening. Thats how I was able to get the background to come out black. Every year they are here and very hungry! Im so glad that you all enjoyed my rufus...Heres one I took last year! This one I have on my website!

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August 3, 20060 found this helpful

Awesome!!!

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August 13, 20060 found this helpful

Who in the world wouldn't LOVE these creatures? They are the most aloof and difficult to observe. Thank you for your efforts which paid off and for sharing!! God Bless you.

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August 31, 20060 found this helpful

Beautiful! Thanks so much for sharing with us all.

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