Photo #1 for Musin’ With Susan weekly macro challenge. Subject – birds.
Casual observation would lead you to believe these fellas are happy go lucky sugar slurping mini George Jetson’s of the backyard. Those with a longer association know them as the tiny pissed off ninja warriors they are. Took over a year to stop ducking when it seemed a collision with my forehead was imminent. Regardless of the tonnage of sugar water in ones yard, they are all fight & fury as if only a drop remains.
Anna’s Hummingbird taken w/Canon Rebel XSi & 300mm zoom lens, ISO 1600, s speed 1/500, ap 8, w/moderate cropping