Broad-billed Hummingbird (Cynanthus latirostris)

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    Plumage
    Adult male: Dark green back, crown, and breast, bright metallic blue gorget, bright red-orange bill with black tip.
    Adult female: Green back and crown, unmarked gray throat and breast, red-orange bill, white tips on outer tail feathers.

    Distribution
    Observed in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Louisiana, Michigan, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, and Ontario. Winters in Mexico.

    This one was photographed in Southern Arizona using 5 manual external flash units powered down just above a hummingbird feeder. Hope you enjoy it.

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    1. rparker287 33 months ago | reply

      This exceptional shot is awarded as outstanding!


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      This exceptional shot is awarded as outstanding!


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    3. SARhounds 33 months ago | reply

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    4. Jeff Dyck 33 months ago | reply

      Seen in The Group OF WINGS AND FEATHERS
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    5. Eric Gofreed 32 months ago | reply

      gorgeous details, perfectly exposed a masterly captured

    6. Jessica Kirste 31 months ago | reply

      Stunning shot!!! :)

    7. coach48 31 months ago | reply


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    8. Vicki's Nature 31 months ago | reply

      beautiful!


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    9. sdhoang - ON/OFF 31 months ago | reply

      Outstandingly beautiful!!!

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    12. Mariano 1961 31 months ago | reply

      Realmente bonita.

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    14. Jadedhills2010 [deleted] 30 months ago | reply

      Ace shot well done, nice lens.

    15. b n khazanchi 21 months ago | reply

      That is a beauty

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