17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The Perfect Angle

Anna's Hummingbird Mom feeding her two hungry chicks. As the Mom would approach, the chicks would open their mouth in anticipation for food. These chicks were getting very big and would elevate far above the edge of the nest as she approached.

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Date Taken: 03.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Poway, California, United States of America
Copyright: © Janice Katz
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