Canon 70D, Sigma 150-600 f/5-6.3 w/ Canon 2x Teleconverter III @ f/13, 1200mm, 1/500 sec., ISO 500, 06/21/15 @ 0843 local time
A bee gathering pollen from this sunflower late in June on a very warm Phoenix morning. Most sunflowers have disappeared by this time in the summer, with daytime temperatures reaching upwards of 115 degrees. This is one of the last ones of the season.
Canon 70D, Sigma 150-600 f/5-6.3 @ f/8, 600mm, ISO 1250, 05/31/15 @ 07:31 local time
This hummingbird wad out having her breakfast as the sun came up at the Desert Botanical gardens on this last day of May.