20 Pictures Of Hummingbirds Show These Birds Are Beautiful As they Are Mysterious

How does that song go? “What a wonderful world!” Well, it is and from time to time we’d better sit back and look at it through our clear, honest eyes and that’s what we try to do here with the gallery of pictures of hummingbirds. Nature needs a little recognition for all that it does for us and we say it is time to give her some credit.

This time, we give her the much-deserved credit for creating these beautiful little beings, called Hummingbirds. We all think we know them, but we have no idea they can be so beautiful when shot up-close.

They are among the smallest birds, but they possess a great beauty, very rare to come by. But today, you’re in luck, as you can wonder at the sight of 20 stunning photos of hummingbirds. Catching them in flight, with focus on their wings and eyes is a very difficult task, as they are capable of beating their wings up to 52 times a second. They can even hover or fly backwards- a skill that not too many other birds possess. So, let’s see them!

1. Green-Crowned Brilliant (she looks like a real piece of jewelry) Only the first of the pictures of hummingbird gallery

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Image credits: Chris Morgan

2. Wine-Throated Hummingbird (So, she drinks a lot of wine?)

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Image credits: Knut Eisermann

3. Rufous Hummingbird (she’s glowing!)

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Image credits: ideiasedicas.com

4. Costa’s Hummingbird (who created these beautiful ladies?)

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5. Rufous Hummingbird (we gotta’ thank the photographer for this one, as well)

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Image credits: don-tbugme.blogspot.com

6. Marvelous Spatuletail (is he angry at someone?)

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Image credits: Max Waugh

7. Fiery-throated Hummingbird image (Hi! I am beauty. Who are you?)

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Image credits: Mauro Roman

8. Rufous Hummingbird

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Image credits: don-tbugme.blogspot.com

9. Violet-Crowned Woodnymph (she’s wearing a crown)

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Image credits: stevetaboneblog.com

10. Rufous Hummingbird (curious little guy)

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Image credits: MrClean1982

11. Violet Sabrewing (is she flying?)

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Image credits: Larry

12. Anna’s Hummingbird pic (like an airplane)

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13. Fiery-Throated Hummingbird epic shot

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Image credits: Cyn Vargas

14. Wine-Throated Hummingbird. Keep scrolling for more pictures of hummingbirds

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Image credits: José Antonio Yee

15. Fiery-Throated Hummingbird (this one really loves bright colours)

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Image credits: Alvaro Cubero Vega

16. Fiery-Throated Hummingbird

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17. Anna’s Hummingbird (saying “I’m my own boss”)

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Image credits: Catsbow

18. Rufous Hummingbird (elegance!)

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Image credits: Scott Bechtel

19. Unspecified (beauty)

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Image credits: Alexis Coram

20. Unspecified (We can’t tell how she’s called, but what we can tell is that she’s a real beauty)

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Image credits: Phatography

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Ana Maria

About Ana Maria: Ana Maria is an editor for The Awesome Daily publishing articles about anything that is interesting and awesome! Ana has many years of experience both as a content writer and editor in various popular online magazines.

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