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Planting Onion Fields
Hunter
Warsaw: the Old Town
Mafia was Here
A transgender's face happily smeared with powder
The old Lady
Synthetic Universe, Seduction…The Loss of Innocence, Triptych
2nd Generation - Costume
Crazy Horse
Owl with piercing eyes
Enjoying a quiet morning
Hummingbird In Profile With Pollen
Sunflower
night in Kazan city
Balloons over the Rio Grande
Mr. Elbrus
Lets have a pasta
Lovers Under the Cherry Blossom
Bali's boy
Autumn Wedding
Coffee time
A Monk in Zanskar
Varadero Trek
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Hummingbird In Profile With Pollen

Hummingbirds need a steady amount of food, but not all of it is sugar water or nectar. Hummingbirds get small amounts of proteins from mites inside of various flowers; at times, the pollen stays on their beaks.

TAGS: California, Hummingbird, United States

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Glendale, California, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Matthew Rose.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2015
Total Views: 11
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2015, 2:58 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 200mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f20
ISO: ISO100
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