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#5890998 - 08/22/15 07:08 PM Hummers
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More and more Hummers have been showing up this last week. I guess the cooler weather up north is pushing them down. This fellow in the first shot looks tired.


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#5891002 - 08/22/15 07:22 PM Re: Hummers [Re: Michael W.]
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Awesome shots. What set up did you use to get these?

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#5891121 - 08/22/15 08:42 PM Re: Hummers [Re: Michael W.]
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That first one looks like a rutted down buck. Good pictures.

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#5891143 - 08/22/15 08:50 PM Re: Hummers [Re: Michael W.]
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There's been more around here this week too.
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#5891162 - 08/22/15 09:02 PM Re: Hummers [Re: Bowhunt Only]
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Originally Posted By: Bowhunt Only
Awesome shots. What set up did you use to get these?


I have a Nikon D 90 and a Tamron 150 -600 lens. I set up landing spots near the feeder by trimming away some branches and leaving bare branches where I want them to sit. They usually sit near the feeders to guard them. Then just stand or sit near the site and be still. They get used to people being close but don't tolerate much movement.

Thanks for the comments everyone.


Edited by Michael W. (08/22/15 09:03 PM)
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#5891193 - 08/22/15 09:31 PM Re: Hummers [Re: Michael W.]
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#5891202 - 08/22/15 09:37 PM Re: Hummers [Re: Bowhunt Only]
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Originally Posted By: Bowhunt Only
Awesome shots. What set up did you use to get these?


No kidding. Great pictures

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#5891363 - 08/23/15 01:24 AM Re: Hummers [Re: Michael W.]
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Great pictures
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#5891390 - 08/23/15 05:50 AM Re: Hummers [Re: Michael W.]
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#5891473 - 08/23/15 08:22 AM Re: Hummers [Re: Ramsey]
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Great pictures
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#5891560 - 08/23/15 09:43 AM Re: Hummers [Re: Michael W.]
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Very nice!
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#5891578 - 08/23/15 10:02 AM Re: Hummers [Re: Michael W.]
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I was expecting a tricked out 4x4 (Hummer) lol

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#5891803 - 08/23/15 12:34 PM Re: Hummers [Re: Western]
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Originally Posted By: Western
Originally Posted By: Ramsey
Great pictures
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Really pretty colors on the birds cheers


Edited by Stub (08/23/15 12:36 PM)
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#5891906 - 08/23/15 01:48 PM Re: Hummers [Re: Michael W.]
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Nice work on the pictures. cheers
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#5892102 - 08/23/15 04:17 PM Re: Hummers [Re: Michael W.]
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