Andean Emerald

Random Hummingbirds


Hummingbirds, the Flying Jewels of the New World, need no justification. Here are some random hummingbird photos from the west slope of the Andes. The Sapphire Vented Puffleg is fairly common at higher elevations. It’s not a common feeder bird, in WC’s experience, but with its white booties, brilliant blue forehead and bright green gorget,…