Montana Outdoors

July 27, 2007

Rufous Hummingbird

Filed under: Birds, Environment, Montana, Nature, Outdoors, Photography, Photos, Pictures — montucky @ 2:12 pm

All summer I’ve been trying to get a decent photo of one of these beautiful birds with no luck at all. This morning, when I wasn’t looking for them at all, this little gal buzzed right in front of me and started feeding on the petunias in one of my wife’s hanging pots. Luckily I had just returned from my morning hike and still had my camera bag hanging from my shoulder and was able to react quickly enough.


Rufous Hummingbird, female

Rufous Hummingbird, female

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