A White Hummingbird Something that is seldom seen and almost NEVER photographed. Fifteen-year-old photographer Marlin Shank was fortunate enough to capture several images of a rare albino ruby-throated hummingbird while in a park in Staunton, Virginia.
Wire-crested Thorntail, (Discosura popelairii) is a hummingbird which occurs in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. This species is one of the smallest birds on Earth, with a mature weight of around g oz). Photo by Gavin Emmons.