15 October 2012 11 Comments Home » Insects etc.

A newborn mantis dreams her mirror-image,
their glowing fates sealed by the gods.

A newborn mantis dreams her mirror-image

Chinese mantis | Tenodera aridifolia sinensis


  • Erwan on 500px said:

    Very nice, congrats, colors are wonderful.

  • Kerry on G+ said:

    Hahah! Awesome.

  • Sonja on G+ said:

    Great capture.

  • Cicely on G+ said:

    Love it! Awesome capture!

  • Diane said:

    Double trouble: “two silhouettes on the blade”, mantis mania.
    Love the luminous lighting behind the blade, R.L.

  • Rick said:

    Thanks Diane. A song in light.

  • Robin on G+ said:

    Wonderful image, Rick!

  • Margaret on G+ said:

    Love this single blade of grass and the little critters too!

  • Moon Lee on G+ said:


  • Ray on G+ said:

    Awesome shot.

  • Marilou on G+ said:

    Enchanting words and image.

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