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14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
huītzilin

huītzilin, means hummingbird in Mayan. The Mayan believed that if these birds flew into someones garden, it meant that someones relative was visiting them. My grandpa died a few years ago and ever since then ive seen many hummingbirds in my backyard. I feed them everyday.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Redondo beach, California, United States of America
Copyright: © Brian Arroyo