[269/365] The Mantis

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    Many thanks to my Father-in-Law for spotting this praying mantis camouflaged so perfectly amongst the grass. You can see how tiny he was by using the grass as a gauge.

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    William Tropico, yenbo_1, Chantaletc, and 4 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Lúh. 29 months ago | reply

      This photo is a good sample in the flickr. It is awarded the flickr Award!

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    2. Kjetil  29 months ago | reply

      Seen & Admired in " f l i c k "

    3. DarkAngel2508 29 months ago | reply

      Rich that is a SUPERB shot!!! WEll done you

    4. A@die 29 months ago | reply

      This photo is a good sample in the flickr. You are invited to join "flickr Clickx" group
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    5. tfebbo 29 months ago | reply

      Congrats on this great photo and to your father-in-law for having such a keen eye! Excellent detail and composition.

    6. Chantaletc 29 months ago | reply

      great shot! it's like he/she is posing for you. The other day a praying mantis just landed on my chest out of nowhere. and I freaked out. but i should've taken a photo instead.

    7. ღღ L'ombra del vento (formerly AlaLala12)ღ [deleted] 29 months ago | reply

      What a catch! Love it!

    8. Rich Jankowski 29 months ago | reply

      Thank you all so much for your kind comments :)

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