October 9, 2006
Miles Hecker saw these colliding Rufous Hummingbirds in Casper, Wyoming.
Hecker said he took more than 100 pictures as the Rufous Hummingbirds (Selasphorus rufus)
hovered near near his feeder. The bird above is a female. The other is a juvenile male.
Heckler used a Canon 20D digital SLR, a Tamron 200-500mm zoom lens, and a Sigma flash to take the picture. View photos of other hummingbirds:
- Anna's Hummingbird female and nestling
- Anna's Hummingbird with a water-soaked bill
- Black-chinned Hummingbird
- Broad-tailed Hummingbird
- Buff-bellied Hummingbird
- Calliope Hummingbird
- Costa's Hummingbird
- Purple-crowned Woodnymph
- Purple-throated Carib
- Ruby-throated Hummingbird perched
- Ruby-throated Hummingbirds swarming a feeder
- Rufous Hummingbird in flight at Oregon's William L. Finley NWR
- Rufous Hummingbird chicks in the nest
- Rufous Hummingbird hovering near a nectar feeder in British Columbia
- Rufous Hummingbird, close-up portrait of hovering bird
- Rufous-tailed Hummingbird
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