Monday, February 14, 2011

A recommend - hummingbird video and book

Many nature lovers may already know about this book and video but I have only discovered it within the last month. I was so enamored with the video that I bought the book immediately. The photos inside are exquisite. As for the video I found it totally enchanting from beginning to end.

I found this short excerpt from the video at YouTube. Please click on it to enlarge the screen so that you won't get the 'cut-off' version.

13 comments:

  1. Oh wow! This is absolutely remarkable. It's really beautifully done. I think it's amazing that people can actually hold one of those tiny birds.

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  2. How glorious! I can't believe how tiny the nest is and that it's built on a clothes line. Heart-warming stuff, Denise - thank you:-)

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  3. I bet my daughter would love this! She loves anything about birds or animals.

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  4. Tried to see it, is my internet, that little circle just kept going round and around. :(
    I'm sure it's really interesting.

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  5. What delightful shots of those lovely birds!

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  6. I love hummingbirds!
    Thanks for sharing!
    Léia

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  7. They are soooo tiny. I like how the babies filled the nest when they grew.

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  8. I enjoy my hummers, I often sit my feeders so they will come in close.Was this on PBS?

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  9. I love tose little hummers; sounds like a great book Denise.

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  10. New to me, Denise! Thanks for the heads-up, karen

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  11. amazing creatures, D!




    Aloha from Honolulu
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  12. I enjoy watching hummingbirds. Thanks for sharing!

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  13. The only word I can think of is wow, so awesome. Thanks for this wonderful video. I have never seen a Hummingbirds nest.

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