14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Backlit wings of gold on a ruby-throat hummingbird

Ruby-throat hummingbirds migrate through my part of southeast Texas every September and I always set up feeders for them not only to keep them "tanked up" for their journey but also to allow me to photograph them.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2014
Date Uploaded: 05.2016
Photo Location: Angleton, Texas, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X
Copyright: © Rebecca Latson