13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Hummingbird In Profile With Pollen
Hummingbirds need a steady amount of food, but not all of it is sugar water or nectar. Hummingbirds get small amounts of proteins from mites inside of various flowers; at times, the pollen stays on their beaks.
|Photo Location:||glendale, California, United States of America|
|Camera:||Canon EOS 5D Mark II|
|Copyright:||© Matthew Rose|