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: A grandfather's life
A grandfather's life
A grandfather's life
Galatea
All You Need
Story of Babughat Gangasagar Camp
You Love Me
Flowers
The face of a King
Sun setting while two fishing boats were in the Gulf of Mexico near Hudson Beach Florida.
A Pure Flower
Preying mantis amid garden roses
Roof of the World
Man with chickens
Mississippi Moonshine: the sky, not the still
Nose to nose
Insect collecting nectar from a flower
Mississippi moonshine- not for drinking!
Cherry Blossoms in Washington, DC
Inaccessible Island
Joshua tree bloom in Red Rock
Fisherman and High tatras in Slovakia
Swinging during sunrise before school
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Preying mantis amid garden roses

Preying Mantis on the Hunt. This mantis appeared on our roses perhaps with the expectation of an aphid snack.

TAGS: California, Insect

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Hidden Valley Lake, California, United States of America
Member since 2019
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Copyright:
© Jeffrey Schmidt.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2017
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: April 6, 2019, 8:23 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D3300
Focal Length: 200mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO280
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