maying prantis

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© Evan Grantski
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Photo Info
UploadedSeptember 7, 2010
TakenSeptember 6, 2010
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D80
Exposure1/80 sec at f/5.6
FlashFlash, Auto-Mode, Return light detected
Focal Length28 mm

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32 responses

  • Kellie

    Kellie gave props (6 Sep 2010):

    Love love love it!

  • saida pop

    saida pop gave props (7 Sep 2010):

    mee too :)!

  • Elizabeth Saporito

    Elizabeth Saporito gave props (10 Sep 2010):

    Wow... this is insane! Loves it!

  • Claire Crocker

    Claire Crocker gave props (10 Sep 2010):

    Darling face!

  • Ken Takahashi

    Ken Takahashi gave props (24 Sep 2010):


  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (30 Sep 2010):

    Great DOF to highlight that adorable little face! Mantis are so cool!!

  • Claiborne Bassard

    Claiborne Bassard gave props (20 Oct 2010):

    love the colors and contrast. great shot

  • Ana Magalhaes

    Ana Magalhaes (Deleted) said (20 Oct 2010):

    amazing macro!

  • Lisa Toleno

    Lisa Toleno (Deleted) gave props (22 Oct 2010):

    stunning shot!

  • andria elia

    andria elia said (24 Oct 2010):

    thats great , whats the lense here ?

  • Evan Grantski

    Evan Grantski said (24 Oct 2010):

    I used a nikkor 28-70mm lens with a macro attachment... im poor :(

  • nicoll

    nicoll said (29 Oct 2010):

    Brilliant...great shot!

  • misha otaared

    misha otaared gave props (1 Jan 2011):

    such a cool capture. good work, evan

  • Lucy Lambriex

    Lucy Lambriex gave props (3 Jan 2011):

    Yeah, got to love this.

  • James Elliott

    James Elliott said (5 Jan 2011):

    Beautiful bokeh. Great focus.

  • Tom Piorkowski

    Tom Piorkowski (Deleted) gave props (13 Jan 2011):

    Exceptional picture, very well done.

  • christa masters

    christa masters said (13 Jan 2011):

    super focus, great work!

  • Adnan Ejaz

    Adnan Ejaz gave props (14 Jan 2011):

    Wow what a pose for the photograph....very nice

  • Jessica Tang

    Jessica Tang gave props (28 Jan 2011):

    National Geographic? Yes.

  • Angie M.

    Angie M. gave props (7 Mar 2011):

    Great capture!!

  • niko niko

    niko niko gave props (9 Mar 2011):

    o that is very cool

  • Debbie Smartt

    Debbie Smartt gave props (9 Mar 2011):

    Lovin the bokeh!

  • Vicki Koch

    Vicki Koch said (17 Mar 2011):

    Hey! Are you looking at me?
    Nice capture

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (4 Apr 2011):


  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (29 Aug 2011):


  • Sriram Venkataram

    Sriram Venkataram gave props (29 Aug 2011):

    Excellent Pic.

  • Elizabeth Louise

    Elizabeth Louise gave props (1 Sep 2011):

    Love it too! Excellent catch.. and DOP. Always loved these things...

  • Simona Ranieri

    Simona Ranieri gave props (2 Sep 2011):


  • Carol Arntsen Masiak

    Carol Arntsen Masiak gave props (9 Aug 2012):

    amazing and congrats on making the JPG blog!

  • JPG

    JPG gave props (9 Aug 2012):

    Congrats on being featured in the "A Vivid Miniature Cosmos" Blog!

  • Mattia Pasotti

    Mattia Pasotti gave props (11 Aug 2012):


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