Birds Of A Feather (sort of)

Last post and photos till I return from Costa Rica. I couldn’t leave without seeing the baby hummingbirds, so I stopped by the church this morning.

Here is the nest. When you look at the birds, remember that the two of them together are smaller than a quarter in size. If you have some change in your pocket, look at a 25 cent piece and consider the size.

Here is a close-up. Amazing!

12 thoughts on “Birds Of A Feather (sort of)

  1. Agree, Don. Amazing shot, amazing opportunity. I’ve never seen anything like it. Now, if only you’d asked them to sit up and smile!

  2. Don Ray:
    Did you call National Geographic? Amazing pictures, thanks for the gift of seen this baby hummingbirds!
    Jaime^

  3. Wishing you a happy holiday and awaiting your most informative blog in the New Year. FELIZ NAVIDAD Y PRÓSPERO AÑO NUEVO

  4. Extraordinary! Thanks for sharing these photos, I had never seen anything like this before.
    Have a a great trip to CR, and we wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy and Prosperous New Year to you and all of your loved ones,
    Lilia and Mama Rosa

  5. Amazing photos but even more so to have actually found the nest. Here in northern British Columbia, the only chance of discovering a nest is this time of year, when all the leaves are gone and everything is frosted. Thanks for sharing!

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