Rare Albino Hummingbird in Virginia (Picture Gallery)

Bizarre, Cute, Fun Pic, Weird — By on 2011/09/28 3:24 AM

An extremely rare albino Ruby-Throated Hummingbird has been captured in a series of beautiful photos at a park in Staunton, Virginia, by a 15-year-old photographer Marlin Shank. Check out his amazing pictures:

rare albino Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Photo: Marlin Shank/naturefriendmagazine.com

rare albino Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Photo: Marlin Shank/naturefriendmagazine.com

rare albino Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Photo: Marlin Shank/naturefriendmagazine.com

rare albino Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Photo: Marlin Shank/naturefriendmagazine.com

rare albino Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Photo: Marlin Shank/naturefriendmagazine.com

rare albino Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Photo: Marlin Shank/naturefriendmagazine.com

rare albino Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Photo: Marlin Shank/naturefriendmagazine.com

rare albino Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Photo: Marlin Shank/naturefriendmagazine.com

rare albino Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Photo: Marlin Shank/naturefriendmagazine.com

rare albino Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Photo: Marlin Shank/naturefriendmagazine.com

Source.

More stunning photos at the Nature Friend Magazine. Short interview with Marlin Shank and his father Kevin here. More info about albino hummingbirds here.

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  • Birdi

    How beautiful!  Thank you so much for sharing the amazing photos.  I love Humming birds to begin with and to see your photos made my day.  I have not seen this site before but I will be sure to visit it often. You truly have an eye with the camera.  

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