A Praying Mantis Smiles at the Camera

Category: Nature

 

Photo and caption by Peter Genovese

A praying mantis was out on the prowel for dinner until I lit him up with a flashlight at dusk and shot this photo with no flash. He gave me the perfect pose and looked right at me when I shot the picture.

Location: Northridge, CA (Los Angeles County)

 

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