Natural World
arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
Lydia's Light
Plane taking off from Virginia and Reagan National Airport with Crystal City in the background.
Hiking down to Virginia Beach
Planking Air
Bird looking for food at Buckroe Beach
Roma children in Pepelishte, Macedonia. Just some of the children of the village.
View from an observation deck at Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge
Fence I saw during our trip to Alaska
Overlooking the Kalalau Valley on the Na Pali coast of Kauai, HI.
Grasshopper on a Hosta plant
Fly on a sunflower.
Praying mantis on a dahlia.
SMILE OF NATURE & ITS CREATION
Cat paw print on frosty fence.
A bee collecting pollen from a sunflower.
A spider preparing to consume a bee inside a cala lily.
Third World New York ? A man in desperate need of a bath on a New York City street.
View of The Canadian Rockies in Alberta Canada while walking around Lake Louise.
My daughter's boyfriend held this 13-year cicada, while we listened to the thousands in the trees. The insects' hypnotic whir reminded me of the first time I heard them, the spring my son was born.
Washington Monument a storm threatens.
My friend studying by a blossoming tree at my university.
My parents venturing out on a canoe in Wekiva Springs, Florida.
Busy street in Paris.
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Praying mantis on a dahlia.

Praying mantis on a dahlia.

TAGS: California, United States

photographer avatar
Gilroy, California, United States of America
Member since 2014
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Diana Trumble.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2010
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Aug. 7, 2011, 2:22 p.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: NIKON D3000
Focal Length: 45mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f5.3
ISO: ISO100
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS
PHOTO LOCATION Gilroy, California, United States of America