9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Normally, I am reluctant to photograph nesting birds, but the mother Allens Hummingbird built her nest adjacent to the rear door of a friend's urban Los Angeles home and did not appear concerned about

Normally, I am reluctant to photograph nesting birds, but the mother Allens Hummingbird built her nest adjacent to the rear door of a friend's urban Los Angeles home and did not appear concerned about its human neighbors.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2010
Date Uploaded: 11.2011
Photo Location: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D200
Copyright: © Greg Tucker