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Uploaded: 08/11/09 5:36 PM GMT
Double Delight
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It has been quite some time since I have posted anything, so I hope that this post makes up for my absence. I had a rare opportunity to get out with my gear and do some shooting a few weeks ago and I was delighted that on several occasions I was able to attract two female hummers to feed at the same time on my setup. These little flying jewels can get quite aggressive when protecting their food sources so capturing 2 at once in close to the same plane of focus can be quite tricky. Now that the twins are getting a little older (16 months), maybe I can get a little more time out in the wild with my gear.

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.corngrowth
08/11/09 6:36 PM GMT
Harold, saw this post in the VB. Excellent work!
"Faved & Saved" this post. Thanks for sharing it.
Regards, Cornelius.
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.gonedigital
08/11/09 7:34 PM GMT
Welcome back Harold long time no see !
What can I say another excellent post that's truly delightful. (o:
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.TheWhisperer
08/11/09 10:20 PM GMT
Straight into my fav's as this is wonderful. I love the presentation too. Well done and thanks for sharing!
Ann
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::Benroy
08/11/09 10:58 PM GMT
Stunning shot, the colours of the flowers and birds jump out against that grey background. Fantastic image.
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.Genver
08/15/09 12:00 AM GMT
Very beautiful photo,the colors are very pleasant as well.
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::cynlee
08/15/09 3:12 PM GMT
Incredible!
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“Life is precious; therefore, do not waste it by doing things mechanically without love. We should try to put love into everything we do.” - Amma
.gabi_h
08/15/09 5:06 PM GMT
This is absolutely stunning! Very good work. Humming birds aren't exactly easy to capture a shot of!
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::garrettparkinson
08/16/09 8:17 PM GMT
What a fantastic shot! Braaavo!

Garrett
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::Paul_Gerritsen
08/17/09 9:02 PM GMT
What an amazing good photograph.
You must be proud on producing this gem!
Paul
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If you can't find the words, you may as well shoot it...
::susanlynn
08/18/09 3:05 PM GMT
Marvelous capture - thanks for sharing.
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Life is a Constant Audition
.rhelms
08/18/09 5:41 PM GMT
Excellent shot, I love it!
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.vangoughs
08/19/09 1:03 AM GMT
Faved and Saved! Spectacular capture
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::LynEve
08/27/09 1:36 PM GMT
This is absolutely top notch.
The work of a real expert.
A delight to look at, thank you Harold !
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The question is not what you look at, but what you see ~ Marcel Proust
Logun7
08/27/09 8:26 PM GMT
<º))))><.·´¯`·.<º))))><.·´¯`·.ßeautïful<º))))><.·´¯`·.<º))))><.·´¯`·.
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::PatAndre
09/02/09 2:09 PM GMT
What a great capture. One of a kind. KEEP-PAH!
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.doubleheader
09/05/09 8:39 PM GMT
Great work Harold.. faved coz it makes an awesome d/t...=D
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.rozem061
09/07/09 9:13 AM GMT
Wonderful !!!!
John
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