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Post August 8th, 2011, 7:41 am

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Post August 8th, 2011, 9:25 am

Wow! How beautiful is that?

Great pics, :gm:

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Post August 8th, 2011, 12:19 pm

Wow, gm, what kind of camera do you have to capture the gleam in that dragonfly's eye!?
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Post August 8th, 2011, 12:23 pm

Canon PowerShot SX10 IS. Actually I was hoping to get the eye even sharper!

I was surprised it let me get so close. I did a super macro on it! I'll bet it was hoping I wouldn't eat it. Look at the tiny little hairs on its legs.
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Post August 8th, 2011, 12:35 pm

...and what's wrong with hairy legs??? :shock: :shock: :box: LOL

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Post August 10th, 2011, 7:20 am

Have just had a good look at these two pics GM. Real beauties, The detail is amazing. Good job
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Post August 10th, 2011, 7:38 am

Thanks Wordy, Al, and Billy for your comments!
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Post August 14th, 2011, 1:49 am

These guys are on my feeders every night until I take them in. It's hard to get good pictures since I have to take them through a door and at night without scaring them, but you can get an idea how cute they are with their big black anime eyes lol. You can see the second one in the video.

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Post August 14th, 2011, 1:53 am

I have a lot of hummingbirds around right now. Here are pics of a female and a juvenile male (he has a few little sparkly spots on his throat). I'm still trying to get good pics of the male that's hanging around. There's also a video of a female feeding.

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sleeping in the tree:

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video (click on picture to play). If you look closely, you can see the tongue lapping up the sugar water!

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Post August 26th, 2011, 11:40 am

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