Category Archives: Hummingbirds

The End of Summer is Here

Even though the official end to summer is still about a month away, my summer is officially done in my eyes because I go back to school tomorrow. This summer was a lot of fun. Between our trip to South … Continue reading

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Sitting Down on the Job

The title pretty much describes the picture to a T. These are Ruby-throated Hummingbirds, juveniles I believe. There was two of them that were feeding at the Rose of Sharon tree. They wouldn’t feed at the same time, but when … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds Have Returned

The Ruby-throated Hummingbirds have returned today! My Mom first spotted a male and female at the feeder, and then I spotted the male throughout the day. I went out and changed the nectar in the feeder and just leaned on … Continue reading

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The Hummers Are Coming!

The Ruby-throated Hummingbirds are beginning their migration to the North! With the unseasonably warm temperatures, we have seen a lot of early arrivals. I have been keeping an eye on the online Hummingbird Migration Tracker and according to their sources, … Continue reading

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Hummingbird Itch

For the last couple of weeks now, I have been itching to photograph Hummingbirds, but school, baseball, and various other things have gotten in the way. Now that school is over and baseball is winding down, I will finally have … Continue reading

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In Between Downpours….

In between downpours, I went outside to try and photograph my hummingbirds. They were driving me crazy, as I hadn’t gotten a shot of them all year! It was pretty slow, with only one bird showing up, but it only … Continue reading

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The Hummingbirds Are Here!

This morning I had a Ruby-throated Hummingbird stop by my nectar feeders! I’m not sure if it was a male or female, as I was still half asleep. Now starts my process of photographing them! Oh, I can’t wait!

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Spring Spirit

It’s time to get into the spring spirit! Come join Margaret Robbins and I as we discuss feeding and photographing Hummingbirds. The program will take place Saturday, April 9th, from 1-3 p.m. at Wild Birds Unlimited in Brookfield, CT. (one … Continue reading

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February Hummingbird Presentation

What’s better than those little jewels called Hummingbirds, visiting your feeders in the summer? I know that is one of my favorite sights! It has become a challenge for me to capture this beauty in a photograph. Over the past … Continue reading

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Ovenbird & Other Highlights

Today was fairly good with an Ovenbird, and a Sharp-shinned Hawk calling from the trees. Other highlights included an increase in activity at my feeders, but unfortunately, I didn’t spot the Red-breasted Nuthatch today. In reading the Cape May Blog: … Continue reading

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