Every August, our yard sees an influx of juvenile ruby-throated hummingbirds. We've planted our garden with flowers and shrubs to attract birds, hummingbirds in particular. This young male, perching on a stalk of verbena, is just beginning to get the darker feathers in his throat that the adults flash so proudly.
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Nikon D7000, Nikon 300mm f4