32 Eye-Catching Photos of Hummingbirds in the Wild

Within the past 65 million years, only hummingbirds, parrots and songbirds out of 23 bird orders may have independently evolved seven similar forebrain structures for singing and vocal learning, indicating that evolution of these structures is under strong epigenetic constraints possibly derived from a common ancestor.

Beauty in Everything collected 32 amazing photos of hummingbirds.

Sparkling Violetear / Colibri coruscans

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Sparkling Violetear / Colibri coruscans
Recinto del Pensamiento in Manizales (Central Andes of Colombia)
© birdingtourscolombia
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Andean Emerald / Amazilia franciae / Amazilia Andino

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Andean Emerald / Amazilia franciae / Amazilia Andino
Recinto del Pensamiento in Manizales (Central Andes of Colombia).
© birdingtourscolombia
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White-bellied Woodstar

Hello there!

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Hello there!
Close up capture of a female Anna's hummingbird striking a pose. Bolsa Chica(CA) © bmse
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Angelic Flight

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Angelic Flight
Ruby-throated Hummingbird in flight.
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Fiery-throated Hummingbird

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Fiery-throated Hummingbird
Panterpe insignis. Paraiso Quetzal Lodge, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Green Hermit

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Green Hermit
The Kaufman Place in Cerro Azul, Panama.
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Take Off

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Take Off
The rufous hummingbird is a small hummingbird, about 8 cm long with a long, straight and slender bill.
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Our Favorite Hummer

Ruby-throated Hummingbird Male

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Hummingbird, preening on Birch branch.  ...
Hummingbird, preening on Birch branch.
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Leucistic Anna's Hummingbird

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Leucistic Anna's Hummingbird
A rare leucistic Anna’s hummingbird.
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Rufous Hummingbird

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Rufous Hummingbird
A Rufous Hummingbird in the Highlands, BC.
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Rufous/Allen's Hummingbird

Nectar in the Sage

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Nectar in the Sage
Ruby-throated Hummingbird feeding on Sage.
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