This past summer I had upwards of 15 hummingbirds bombarding my feeder everyday. The grandkids loved it. I got to be with the birds upclose and personal as they would buzz me while I fed them. It was awesome!
A Broad-tailed Hummingbird almost frozen at of a second. Even at those speeds I still got a tiny bit of movement on the wings and could not truly freeze the bird in mid air. The speed at which these birds move is something I still marvel at.
Scarlet Tanager (Piranga olivacea) This bird is present in America and is very beautiful with two colored body. The male is red with black wings and tails while female is yellowish on the underside but olive on the top. (me going to try bird sculpture)
The Lesser Bird-of-paradise, Paradisaea minor, is a bird-of-paradise in the genus Paradisaea. The Lesser Bird-of-paradise is distributed throughout forests of northern New Guinea, and the nearby islands of Misool and Yapen