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Old 09-22-2008, 08:20 AM
 
Location: on an island
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That pic is so cute!
I haven't seen any hummers in days.
Good point about the short winter, though.
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Old 09-22-2008, 09:45 AM
 
Location: Floribama
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Since ya'll like that pic here's a few more.







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Old 09-22-2008, 09:49 AM
 
Location: on an island
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Oooh I especially love that last one.
They really are like little jewels buzzing through the flowers.
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Old 09-22-2008, 01:03 PM
 
Location: In a house
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Tell me they don't like having their pics taken! Little hams!! Great pics and thanks for sharing.
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Old 09-22-2008, 01:08 PM
 
Location: Middle Tennessee
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Since ya'll like that pic here's a few more.
I like not only the hummers but also the upside down images in the feeder. Now give me a minute to get my neck straightened out.
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Old 09-22-2008, 08:25 PM
 
Location: Ned CO @ 8300'
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Nice photos southernnaturelover! I took quite a few pictures this year but I haven't figured out how to post them. At the busiest time this summer (late July/early August) I had to refill our 3 feeders every day. One of the photos shows 14 or so buzzing around one feeder. Ours are gone now and I really do miss them. I miss hearing them in the morning.
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Old 09-23-2008, 10:51 AM
 
Location: Hoover, Alabama
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Since ya'll like that pic here's a few more.
Southernnaturelove, I absolutely LOVE your pictures! Those are great and a real treat to see!

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Nice photos southernnaturelover! I took quite a few pictures this year but I haven't figured out how to post them. At the busiest time this summer (late July/early August) I had to refill our 3 feeders every day. One of the photos shows 14 or so buzzing around one feeder. Ours are gone now and I really do miss them. I miss hearing them in the morning.
Ned, please, please, please learn how to post photos so that we can see the 14 hummingbirds buzzing around the feeder. I've never seen that many at one time, and that, too, would be such a treat to behold!
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Old 09-23-2008, 05:39 PM
 
Location: Sunny Florida
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I'm just getting into the "hummingbird watching" . I hadn't thought about them getting ready to leave already until I read about it in here. Hadn't seen them much here in western Kentucky since the 60 MPH remains of Ike blew through Sunday and destroyed a lot of trees. Wondered if ours had been killed in all that rain or blew away.
I was wondering the same thing. Did you ever think we'd get hit by a hurricane here in the Midwest? I sure didn't. I've still got two little beauties that are feeding daily. I'm dreading the day they leave because that means winter is on its way.
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Old 09-23-2008, 06:32 PM
 
Location: Ned CO @ 8300'
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http://www.city-data.com/forum/membe...eder-full.html
Here is my attempt at posting a photo. I hope it works.
This was taken in August. The feeder has 6 ports. You can see 14 hummers and there's another one on the backside.
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Okay, obviously I have no idea how to post a photo! HELP!?


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Old 09-23-2008, 08:12 PM
 
Location: Floribama
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Wow! That's a great picture!


To post a photo...

1. Put your photo in Photobucket.com

2. Copy the direct link to the photo

3. When you make a post here on CD, find the little button that looks like a post card with mountains (when you put your cursor over it, it will say "insert image").

4. Paste your link into the box that pops up and hit enter. Your photo will show in your post.


Hope that helps.
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