January 9, 2013

Grasshopper and Milkweed Pod

Photograph by Matthew George, My Shot

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

Walking through the Northern Kettle Moraine State Forest in Wisconsin on an early autumn afternoon, it's easy to find large grasshoppers like this one.

(This photo and caption were submitted to My Shot.)

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Dear Matthew,  thank-you for sharing this photo and nat geo for putting it in front line!  this photo"blows me away" since to me it really highlights the miracle of nature and incredibile beauty  (beauty as corbusier meant it where form follows function)....   The detail of the milkpod is what "speaks to me here" ... 

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