Posts Tagged ‘hummer’

Baby Hummingbird photos for June 2 & 3

June 3, 2008

The young humming bird was sitting up on the edge of the nest today. I think she’ll be flying soon. Of course, when I try to get close with my camera, she hunkers down into the nest and I miss the perfect shot. Here’s what I did get…

June 2, 2008

June 3, 2008

Baby Hummingbird photos for June 1

June 1, 2008

Daily photos of the hummingbird in our front yard. Looking more like a hummingbird everyday.

hummingbird June 1 #1

Waiting for mom to return to the nest (or telling us to back off).

hummingbird June 1 #2

Baby Hummingbird photos for May 31

May 31, 2008

The kids and I are working on an instructional video. The clip is done but I’ve got a few more photos to take before I post it. In the meantime, enjoy today’s baby hummingbird photos.

We’re starting to see some tail feathers. Notice how the baby tucks herself down into the nest as I get closer.

Pencil added for perspective.

I still haven’t been able to film the baby and mom together. She’s really flighty these days and my camera only takes 30 sec clips at the highest resolution. I’ll keep trying. Happy Saturday.

Baby Hummingbird photos for May 29-30

May 30, 2008

More in the daily hummingbird photo series. I’ve been taking one photo per day since May 15th. It’s actually starting to look like a bird…

May 29th

Baby hummingbird May 29 2008

May 30th

Baby hummingbird May 30 2008

Baby Hummingbird Movie

May 29, 2008

We took a one minute video of our baby hummingbird chillin’ in its nest. Not much action but he does blink a few times…

Baby Hummingbird Photo – May 28, 2008

May 28, 2008

Mama bird doesn’t sit on the nest anymore. She just hovers nearby. I saw her feeding the young one yesterday. That was cool. First time I’ve seen that. The baby is getting fatter and fuzzier each day.