Scanning her new territory,
the ghosts behind her mask are wilder
than last night’s crowded garden party.
Praying mantis | Tenodera aridifolia sinensis
Really nice work!
She’s a star, her spotlight making her the beauty that she is. Black widow has nothing on her. “But it’s alright now, she learned her lesson well, if ya can’t please everyone, she’s gotta please herself!”
This shot is SUPERB!
Thanks Diane. One of the first mantids I was able to find. She gets a double-page spread in my new book.
Wonderful macro, nice process.
Rick, this is an amazing photo. The back-lighting combined with the sharpness and depth of field.
Love this. Great shot!
Great shot of my favorite bug.
What are YOU lookin’ at?
Love these creatures! I have 3 egg sacks I found in mine and my son’s yards. Looking forward to the hatch!
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