Allen's Hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin)

Allen's Hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin), Colorado Desert, California

  • April Brown 4y

    Ow..how precious! The colors and details are amazing..
  • Pete B. 4y

    Man you really got in close !!!
  • Wes Gibson 4y

    Very nice Steve. Good detail and nice composition.
  • Dick;s Pictures PRO 4y

    This is a perfect photo. It could not be improved.
  • Mary Parker 4y

    Terrific! The plant with the thorns is pretty interesting, too.
  • Muriel N. PRO 4y

    Gorgeous detail on this pretty hummer - I love pollen on the forehead!
  • kossgirl 4y

    This shot is truly spectacular! Great detail on the plant / tree it's on.
  • Rich Adney Jr. PRO 4y

    Amazing shot Steve, sitting on a thorn no less! That looks like an Octopus Cactus it's sitting on, I have one similar to it from Madagascar.
  • Rhys Ormond 4y

    Superb shot, and really amazing for only a 420mm focal length!
  • CatherineLynn 3y

    This is really really great. I want to frame this one!
  • Melissa Mayntz 2y

    Wow, just wow! Thanks for sharing this photo with the CC license.

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Taken on April 14, 2011
  • EF300mm f/4L IS USM +1.4x
  • ƒ/5.6
  • 420.0 mm
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  • Flash (off, did not fire)
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