July 7, 2013

Praying Mantis

Photograph by Cyril Verron, National Geographic Your Shot

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

Another picture from my work on the praying mantis

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27 comments
Gabriella M.
Gabriella M.

This lovely creature, can catch and eat a  helpless little mouse. What bewildering discovery!

E. Dixon
E. Dixon

My favorite insect striking a pose! I love this photo!

carol worrell
carol worrell

Amazing and beautiful! Congrats on photo of the day!

Himanshu Pant
Himanshu Pant

This is amazing.... crisp and sharp yet calm

Malina Bankova
Malina Bankova

I love mantises! Last summer there were lots of them visiting my room at the 8th floor... :-)

Molly S.
Molly S.

It looks like a creature from another world; what an absolutely beautiful shot!

Once again
Once again

I thank you Mr Verron  on behalf of this praying mantis perfect photo .

Cyril Verron
Cyril Verron

Lot of thanks for this honoring choice of your part!! Much appreciated!

Magda Mamdouh
Magda Mamdouh

I just love this kind of insects very much, I see in my garden some of them, some green, and other golden beige, it;s a sweet insect.

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