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Local Checking His Product
Sunset and Clouds
Beating the heat with a water fountain
Barge Down the River
little girl on the Ganges river
Honfleur at Dusk
Turner Falls
Guard Duty
Great Wall Ruins stands in the smog
A spikey yellow catepillar
Superfood Farming
Pitiless
patterns and designs
Curious Giraffe
La La land
Great-blue heron
colorful paper fans
Catch me if you can
Sunset on the Gulf
Cowboys fording a stream
First Light
Coyote feeding on roadkill
yellow flower blossoms
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Pitiless

This praying mantis was exploring the sedum in my backyard this fall. The alien look of him was disconcerting, but intriguing.

TAGS: Alien, Bug, Illinois, Insect, United States

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Peoria, Illinois, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Ginger Adams.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2015
Total Views: 12
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 20, 2015, 9:19 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T1i
Focal Length: 60mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f4.5
ISO: ISO100
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