Friday, January 18, 2013

Sunbird ... The Year In Photographs ... January 18, 2013



The Yellow-Bellied Sunbird searching for its next sip of nectar. 






8 comments:

  1. No wonder it's got so long beak :) Nice bird!

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    1. Yes Dewberry that long curved beak comes in very handy when sipping nectar from flowers.

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  2. I love his little toes curled around the thin branch. Great shot.

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    1. He's certainly hanging on! Thanks Diane.

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  3. Lovely shot Bernie, I bet it sings lovely too :-)

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    1. Yes Helene, you're absolutely right there. They have a beautiful song.

      Here's a link to my YouTube video of the male Sunbird song if you want to hear it:

      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j8Rx1NAhB-c&feature=share&list=UUAHydZVhPB4HX90rvSqtCaQ

      Just copy and paste.

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    2. Lovely, and such a mix of different kind of phrases and thrills!

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  4. Lovely looking bird & some nice looking flowers as well!

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