14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Sunbird on a Protea Flower

The sunbird is a small nectar drinker, convergent evolutions African equivalent of the American humming bird. These little birds hop around like mad, so I just kept on shooting until I caught one where I wanted it...

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2016
Date Uploaded: 04.2016
Photo Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Camera: Canon PowerShot SX60 HS
Copyright: © Crispin Cooper