PamelaJay
PamelaJay

Lucky Praying Mantis

I spotted this brown praying mantis on the top of my mower catcher after cutting my lawn. He was covered in fine dust. He seemed to be cleaning himself, his fr...
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I spotted this brown praying mantis on the top of my mower catcher after cutting my lawn. He was covered in fine dust. He seemed to be cleaning himself, his front legs pawing his head much like a cat would do. I took him over to a nearby tree. and he carried on with his morning ablutions, occasionally swiveling his head to look at me :))
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DonioPhotographyO PRO+
 
DonioPhotographyO November 25, 2016
Sniper shot
PamelaJay
PamelaJay December 30, 2016
Thank you Leonard :))
vancorey PRO
 
vancorey December 15, 2016
Isn't life amazing?
PamelaJay
PamelaJay December 30, 2016
It sure is! :))
DonioPhotographyO PRO+
 
DonioPhotographyO December 30, 2016
It`s true)
PamelaJay
PamelaJay December 30, 2016
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p_eileenbaltz February 28, 2017
Wonderful image! Voted in 'celebrating nature' contest.
PamelaJay
PamelaJay March 02, 2017
Thank you so much :)) I really appreciate your vote :))
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richardalliers May 01, 2017
Love how you captured this
PamelaJay
PamelaJay May 01, 2017
Thank you, 'he' stayed very still for me, I got many shots from different angles, with different backgrounds & this one was by far the best :))
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eelcovanroden August 02, 2017
Great macro...
PamelaJay
PamelaJay August 02, 2017
Thank you! :))