Like an iridescent-green woodland sprite, a female Anna’s hummingbird hovers quietly among the blossoms of a cherry tree. The tiny avian sought the flowers’ abundant nectar. She drank from several blooms before darting off to other harvests.
Canon Rebel XSi (450D)
Canon EF 300mm 1:4 L IS USM
1/1000 sec, f / 5.6, -1/3 Stop, ISO 200
Tisdall Park, Vancouver, BC
22 Feb 2010
Featured in The Great Outdoors on 26 Apr 2010.