10 Adorable Pictures of Baby Hummingbirds
If you've ever wondered what a baby hummingbird looks like, check out these cute photos of tiny hummingbird chicks.
Twin Baby Hummingbirds
Melissa Cheatwood of Bertram, Texas, says, “This black-chinned hummingbird family nested near our house in Texas Hill Country. The nest was the size of a small espresso cup and the eggs looked like jelly beans.” Find out everything you need to know about hummingbird nests.
Ruby-Throated Hummingbird Chicks
Willie Powell of Maceo, Kentucky, writes, “This nest was in a maple tree in my friend’s front yard. I felt so fortunate to see these baby hummingbirds.” Discover fascinating facts about ruby-throated hummingbirds.
“It’s hard to imagine just how small a Rufous hummingbird nest is until you see one for yourself!” says Sally Harris. “I took this photo in Sequim, Washington, with my Nikon D7500. Just 12 days later, the two babies took flight.” Learn more about female hummingbirds.
“This is a baby ruby-throated hummingbird,” says Linda Schoenherr. “My dog and I were in the front yard when she pointed it out to me. We have a lot of adult hummingbirds in our yard, but I never expected to be so close to a baby.”
“I photographed breakfast time for a fledgling Allen’s hummingbird in the horticulture department at Fullerton College,” says Wm Erik Voss. Follow these proven tips to take spectacular hummingbird photos.
Just Hatched Hummingbird
“An Anna’s hummingbird built a nest in a tree in our front yard,” says Anne Winder-Steed. “In this image, the hatchling is no more than two days old. We rarely get to see these special birds up close like this.” Discover the heartwarming story that happened when a birder found a hummingbird nest.
Little Hummingbird Chick
Audrey Carroll shared this photo of a hummingbird nest in her backyard in Kalispell, Montana. She says she loves watching hummingbirds drink from her feeder. You need to see these stunning hummingbird photos.
Me First, Mom!
“I captured this image of a female ruby-throated hummingbird feeding her hungry chicks in Chatham, Massachusetts,” says Nancy Marshall. Psst—these hummingbird gifts are perfect for every occasion.
“I took this photo of a hummingbird nest with two babies on summer vacation in Highland, Michigan,” says Alyssa Popp. Learn how to make a DIY hummingbird feeder.