This photo is published in the book " 21st Century Photography" by Mark Orr.

In the summer these little guys visit my yard, making it the perfect opportunity to photograph them.

Nikon D-90
55-200mm vr lens taken at 200mm
ISO 200
F/ 5.6

This image is also avalible in a T-Shirt. Please look in my gallery under T-Shirts.


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  • Judy Grant
    Judy Grantover 4 years ago

    Beautiful Dianna !!!! Instant Fav!!!

  • Thanks Judy!! Someday when I get a picture of the blue hummingbird like yours, is when I will be happy. I love all your hummingbird shots. They are great!

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Trish Threlfall
    Trish Threlfallover 4 years ago

    excellent shot

  • Thank you so very much Trish! :)

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Wolf Read
    Wolf Readover 4 years ago

    Beautiful capture, with a great pose and a lovely flower.

  • Thank you so much. I am lucky to have these birds come to my yard.

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • JHRphotoART
    JHRphotoARTover 4 years ago

    Excellent capture, beautiful DOF and composition!

  • Thank you so much. I appreciate your kind words.

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Adrian Kent
    Adrian Kentover 4 years ago

    Beautiful capture, I bet your well pleased!

  • Hi Adrian, Thank you. Yes I was excited this came out. I can’t wait until summer when they return.

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Bellavista2
    Bellavista2over 4 years ago

    Congratulations Diana! Your wonderful work has been Featured in the ’Wild Nature Photography and Writing Group" Now you can enter in the February Featured artists Challenge. ’Good Luck!"

  • Thank you so very much. This is great!! I am so excited. I just now noticed I had comments here. I am kind of new here and still getting use to things. I will have to look into the Callenge. It may be too late though now. Thanks again. :)

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Yannik Hay
    Yannik Hayover 4 years ago

    Congrats for the feature with this beautiful photo! Well deserved!

  • Thank you so much. I love the little sign you gave me. How cute. Thanks!

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Karen  Betts
    Karen Bettsover 4 years ago

    Stunning detail and quality love the capture of the wings in flight.

  • Thank you so much Karen. These are so fun to photograph.

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Diana Graves Photography
    Diana Graves P...over 4 years ago

    Thank you so much Karen. I appreciate your wonderful comments. I am so lucky these birds come to my yard in the summer.

  • Karen  Moore
    Karen Mooreover 4 years ago


  • Wow! Thank you so very much. What an honor. :)

    – Diana Graves Photography

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