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photo contest slideshow
A closeup snap of a wild plant
The smallest flowers
Up close to a cow
Small Lizard
Grizzly
Dragonfly ready for its close-up
Preying, a bug among man
Garden Lizard
Light painting with the Hong Kong skyline
A beautiful butterfly on a beautiful tree
Pink Passion in the Morning Calm
After the rain.
Lizard Breeding
Elephant's Tusk
Night Vision
Branch and drop
Shiny moon!
Downtown Houston Skyline Focal Zoom
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Preying, a bug among man

My 11 year old son swiped my phone during a baseball game. Little did I know the treasures I would uncover when I unlocked my phone. This was one example of his findings that day. This preying mantis and my son seemed equally interested in one another.

TAGS: Bug, Illinois, Preying, Zoom

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Lawrenceville, Illinois, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Lisa Sanders.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 08.2017
Total Views: 39
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 2, 2017, 1:31 a.m.
Camera Make: Apple
Camera Model: iPhone 7
Focal Length: 4.0mm
Shutter Speed: 1/790
Aperture: f1.8
ISO: ISO20
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