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Painting of the White-throated Mountaingem

Painting of the White-throated Mountaingem

The White-throated Mountaingem by Chuck Fritsch is reproduced as a painting by Susel Castillo of Costa Rica. 

 


Green Hermit Hummingbird Acrobatics

Green Hermit Hummingbird Acrobatics

Green Hermit hummingbirds have an elongated body and long beak which makes them uniquely able to be flexible in their approach to flowers and flight in general. 

 


Decorating Ideas. A room with a focus on purple and green

Decorating Ideas. A room with a focus on purple and green

 

I purchased a photo from you at last year's spring show at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago. I hope you enjoy seeing it!  It is hanging above my fireplace (electric) in my living room, the most prominent spot in the room.  I love it and have received many compliments on it.

A bit of background, my designer and I chose this mat and frame combination to blend into the wall and allow the art to stand out in contrast.  I love purple and green and decorated the room with these colors.  

Hope...


Fotografiando el Picohoz Coliverde. Photographing the Sickle-billed Hummingbird.

Fotografiando el Picohoz Coliverde. Photographing the Sickle-billed Hummingbird.

Expedición a la Península de Osa para fotografiar una hembra del colibrí Picohoz Coliverde cuando llegó a alimentar sus polluelos. Video en Ingles con subtítulos en español.

A translation to English follows. Video is in English with Spanish subtitles. 

Observamos este Picohoz Coliverde durante varios días mientras ella buscaba suficiente néctar de heliconias e insectos para alimentar a sus hambrientos polluelos. Después de alimentar a sus polluelos, volaba alrededor de su nido, inspeccionándolo en detalle y algunas veces usando su larga lengua para ajustar uno o dos hilos sueltos. Su nido fue...


The 'Bird Brain' of a Cinnamon Hummingbird

The 'Bird Brain' of a Cinnamon Hummingbird

The Cinnamon Hummingbird displays some cunning abilities. It this a 'bird brain'?