Not A Bird...

From a distance, I have been recently fooled a few times by moths, thinking they were hummingbirds. The funny thing is that while taking shots of this moth, a hummingbird flew up, looked at both of us and left.


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Mike Umbreit Mike Umbreit

Taken 7:14 AM on September 11, 2013
Uploaded 6:38 AM on September 20, 2013
Posted in Insects
  • Canon EOS 7D
  • ƒ/4.5
  • 1/1000 sec.
  • 300 mm
  • 800 ISO
Lisle, IL
Map of Lisle, IL


Mike's photos
BUGATTI  by Mike Umbreit Bridge Over Tranquil Waters by Mike Umbreit Not A Bird... by Mike Umbreit Looking For Light by Mike Umbreit Warrenville Grove by Mike Umbreit
Insects category
Eastern Pondhawk Dragonfly by David Uthe Fly and Bubble by Joe Balynas Blue Dasher On Stalk by Joe Balynas Not A Bird... by Mike Umbreit White-lined Sphinx Hummingbird Moth by Viana Oliver

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