― The elegance of a hummingbird is amazing and wonderful to watch. These “flying jewels” are endlessly fascinating because of their iridescent beauty, gracefulness and unique physical qualities. I never tire from watching these gems. Occasionally, I get the opportunity to study our Ruby-throated Hummingbirds up close and personal. Bird Photography: Ruby-throated Hummingbird I watched this male Ruby-throated Hummingbird [...] ∙ Related posts:Photo of the Day: Hummingbird Portrait [...].