Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Tiny Stretches

1/400 sec. f/7.1 ISO 1600


1/320 sec. f/8 ISO 1600


1/250 sec. f/7.1 ISO 1000

Ruby-throated Hummingbird


36 comments:

Andy said...

Beautiful shots Brian.

Carole M. said...

...just amazing captures of the tiniest of birds I think Brian. Never having seen one for myself but your photography is superb

Andee said...

These shots are amazing. I am lucky if I see a hummingbird let alone get a picture of one.

Andrew Fulton said...

What a stunning little bird... Wonderful images Brian...

Pamela Gordon said...

He's getting a real workout. Great captures Brian.

Tammy@Simple Southern Happiness said...

My favorite backyard bird, you did capture this little guy perfectly, love the touches of color at the throat.

Tanya Breese said...

i just want to reach out and hold him! such great shots!

Jan n Jer said...

great shots...our little hummers are gone from our area now.

Christian Perrin said...

Amazing photos! I particularly like the second one showing all that throat detail.

Gail Dixon (LaBelle) said...

Perfection, Brian! Lookalike he's stretching before doing yoga. Really nice series!

Montanagirl said...

Isn't he just too cute?? Amazing photos, Brian.

Kenneth C Schneider said...

Very sharp images despite rather high ISO! Love the poses.

Karen said...

SWEET!

TexWisGirl said...

cutest little mighty mouse! :)

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

So sweet..such amazing photos.

mick said...

Beautiful birds and beautiful detail in your photos.

TheChieftess said...

Good morning stretches???!!!

barbara l. hale said...

Wow! It's great to be able to see this little guy up close and personal. Great pics!

Mersad said...

This is so nice! Love it!

Amanda said...

Amazing! cute little wings and how about those red dots.

Gunilla Bäck said...

Gorgeous bird! It's importatnt to stretch after a good workout.

Kerri Farley said...

Hummingbird Exercise! LOVE it!

eileeninmd said...

I love the hummers! Beautiful photos, Brian!

Grandma Barb's This and That said...

Wonderful details, Brian!

Saun said...

WOW, what a great series........no sunflowers in KY. ? They grow here in southern Ohio just figured they grew in KY too.

Terri Buster said...

Aww- this bird is just too adorable. Great captures Brian.

bailey-road.com said...

So adorable.

Debbie said...

gorgeous!! i don't know how you do this!!

Dave said...

Lovely detailed images Brian, particularly like the third image, great pose captured

Our photos said...

Beautiful are the photos!
Greetings, RW & SK

Andrea said...

This is a juvenile, I presume. He is adorable and your pictures are spectacular. I am going to have to learn some new words to describe your work ... your pictures are so out of the ordinary that words don't describe them well. Another great job, Brian ...

Andrea @ From The Sol

lenalima said...

AMO!

Connie Smiley said...

Fantastic!

Ida said...

How fun, Hummingbird Calisthenics!

Stewart M said...

Got to keep those muscles in trim! Great shots.

Cheers - Stewart M - Melbourne.

Lindsjö taxar said...

Beautiful, love it!!