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Looking Back by papatheo Looking Back by papatheo
A male Anna's Hummingbird flashes me as I attempt to photograph him. It is quite a treat to be able to be so close to these exquisite little birds and observe them as they go about their daily business of courting, nesting and feeding in
this open air building.
There are eight local varieties of hummers that are in residence here in the various seasons of the year. I think Southwest Arizona is quite fortunate to have such a diversity of these flying jewels. Most of the United States has only the Ruby Throated Hummingbird but we here in Wisconsin supposedly have two other types as well... but I have never seen them.

Arizona-Sonoran Desert Museum near Tucson, Arizona.
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papatheo Apr 13, 2013  Professional Photographer
Thanks Maria!!!
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papatheo Apr 13, 2013  Professional Photographer
:) Thank you!!!
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:iconquaddie:
Stunning little bird..
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:icontinorialperedhil:
This is incredible.
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In-the-picture Aug 1, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Beautifully captured.:boogie:
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mydigitalmind Aug 1, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Hello :wave: Your photo has been featured as one of #Bird-Photography's and/or #Birds-Club's top submissions for the month of July. You can visit the article which also contains other beautiful bird art here: [link]
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ArtByASmith Jul 30, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Stunning shot! :wow:
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Jac888 Jul 20, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
beautiful colors :)
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