My nieces, Christina and Brooke, decided to come to my house to get a closer look at the hummingbirds that have been passing through during their annual migration. Christina had this sweet encounter with one little darling when it landed on her fingers as she held the nectar feeder.

Image can also be viewed here


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  • AuntDot
    AuntDotalmost 2 years ago

    OMG, what a wonderful experience that must have been for her! Beautiful bird and wonderfully captured, Bonnie!

  • Thank you, Dot!

    – Bonnie T. Barry

  • Mark Hughes
    Mark Hughesalmost 2 years ago

    Fabulous interaction with nature shot Bonnie, thanks for sharing.

  • Thank you, Mark!

    – Bonnie T. Barry

  • jesika
    jesikaalmost 2 years ago

    I am speechless (with ENVY!!!!!!!!!)
    And I’m on a bus for next year
    Wonderful, wonderful image and meeting

  • Thank you, Jesika; your room will be waiting as soon as the bus pulls in!

    – Bonnie T. Barry

  • pcfyi
    pcfyialmost 2 years ago

    Daily features 9-28-2012

    Amazing birds!! So many wonderful opportunities !!!


  • Thanks so much for this lovely surprise!

    – Bonnie T. Barry

  • jozi1
    jozi1almost 2 years ago

    Awesome,Bonnie :)

  • Thanks a million!

    – Bonnie T. Barry

  • Briar Richard
    Briar Richardalmost 2 years ago

    Congrats on the feature, Mrs. Bonnie! Amazing capture! You are the Bird Whisperer!

  • Thanks, Briar! Congratulations on your feature, too! You’re the best!

    – Bonnie T. Barry

  • TomBaumker
    TomBaumkeralmost 2 years ago

    Very nice close up my friend. I love it. Hugs Tom

  • Thank you, Tom!

    – Bonnie T. Barry

  • Krys Bailey
    Krys Baileyalmost 2 years ago

    Oh what a delight for her to hold such a sweetie, Bonnie! Gives a perfect idea of how tiny these little flying jewels are! Endearing capture!

  • Thank you, Krys!

    – Bonnie T. Barry

  • imagetj
    imagetjalmost 2 years ago

    That is so cool what a fantastic shot

  • Thanks very much!

    – Bonnie T. Barry

  • John Absher
    John Absheralmost 2 years ago

    Very Cool Bonnie! You are indeed a bird whisperer and bird photographer extraordinaire!! What a great experience and excellent job of capturing the shot too.

  • Thank you, John!

    – Bonnie T. Barry

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