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A baby Giraffe at the Safari
A Baby Deer Begging for food
That Was Yummy - More Please
'Échame una manita, manito!'
Cotton Candy Skies
Metamorphosis
Peek A Boo Baby
Leaf droplets.
Mangrove Beauty.
Flamingo Flower.
Silent Loch
Feeding Time
Anna's Hummingbirds at the nest
At sunset
Ducks by Charles River
Tulips
Red aster
Flag in the Old Courthouse of St. Louis
Fireworks over the Old Capital
Magnolia tree at Boston University campus
Itoh peony tree
Pink Peony
Cosmos seashells
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Feeding Time

An Anna's hummingbird feeds her tiny baby at their nest. Some friends came home from an extended vacation to find the nest built on their back porch and invited me over to document the little one's growth. Only two weeks after this photo was taken, the baby had fledged!

TAGS: California, Hummingbird

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San Jose, California, United States of America
Member since 2014
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Copyright:
© Douglas Croft.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2019
Total Views: 26
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 9, 2019, 11:33 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D500
Focal Length: 600mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO640
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