In my lightboxes:
- Title: Ruby
- State/Province/Region: North Carolina
- Country: United States
- Nearest Area: Backyard
- Nearest Town: Goldsboro
- Brief Directions: Hwy. 70 to Goldsboro, NC (east from Raleigh). Take exit towards mall or Air Force Base. Turn in front of Sears, and go to end of street, where you must turn right to keep going. Instead of turning right, turn left into our driveway.
- GPS Longitude: -77.97
- GPS Latitude:
- Best Season: Summer
- Description: A female Ruby Throated Hummingbird, coming towards the house, and a feeder that's there. The time of day, f/stop, and shutter speed causes the woods in the background to appear black. I know some people prefer the bird flying into the picture, instead of out of it. Sometimes going against the standards works. I thought this was one of those times. I had it printed to a 12"x18" size, and am going to frame it and hang on living room wall.
- Gear: Nikon D7000, Tamron AF 70-300mm VC lens
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