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Praying Mantis

By DPW
Found it clinging to a screen door. Moved it to a curly leaf parsley in our herb garden and went inside and grabbed the camera. Luckily it hadn't moved. Thanks for the votes and comments on my goat portrait.

Tags: Macro Insect Close up Praying mantis Mantid Wildlife and nature

Voters: mike9005, cooky, Chinga and 22 more


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cooky Plus
17 6 4 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2021 2:28PM
Bless, it looks shocked! Perfect detail!

Kath
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2021 2:36PM
Beautiful insect... Excellent macro photography,
Isabel GrinGrinGrin
25 Mar 2021 3:29PM
Stunning macro. Well captured.
KarenFB Plus
15 5.7k 183 England
25 Mar 2021 4:09PM
Beautifully caught - lovely details!
pamelajean Plus
15 1.6k 2227 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2021 9:07PM
I think it likes the parsley, and is looking at you, nice shot.
25 Mar 2021 10:01PM
A strange looking beast indeed.
Mike
DPW 4 8 United States
25 Mar 2021 10:55PM
Thanks all for your comments, votes and UA's. It's an older shot taken with my first DSLR but I love the pose she(he) took as I crept in closer. Was hoping others would enjoy it too. Smile

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