Fairy-like loveliness


Have you ever observed a humming-bird moving about in an aerial dance among the flowers – a living prismatic gem…. it is a creature of such fairy-like loveliness.

~W.H. Hudson


They really have that fairy-like loveliness….. Hummingbirds….

This week, at a friends backyard, I finally was able to photograph one taking a rest from its hovering dance and taking a break in the Coral Honeysuckle. Ah……., so much beauty in such a small little bird!








8 thoughts on “Fairy-like loveliness

  1. Really like the first one of the bird hovering. Nice capture. Can you imagine what sort of shutter speed you would need to freeze the wings???? Wow!

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