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Texas about 10years ago said: Thanks to you all for really nice comments. And, Ali, this was taken outside in the meadow at Houston Arboretum & Nature Center. These insects are really hard to see and I was so lucky to spot this one.
India about 10years ago said: If I were your size, I would not like to meet you. Spectacular though you are, nothing cuddling about you. :)
Brasil about 10years ago said: Spectacular....So beautiful macro...Wonderful eyes....Great photo, Carolyn ! : )
rob barrett from
minneapolis about 10years ago said: wow, that's amazing
Tehran about 10years ago said: WoW! What a picture! did you take that in a studio? I mean this very upclose and personal :D with all the details and then a great light. Love the blue of the top. Thanks Carolyn.
Canada about 10years ago said: I once had the privilege to admire one of these from underneath when it was resting on the door screen and I was only inches away. Fascinating.
Nebraska about 10years ago said: The captured pose, the composition, and DOF are perfect....really well done, Carolyn. Brava!
U.S.A. about 10years ago said: Love those eyes!
Italy about 10years ago said: Di mantidi ne ho viste tante ma tutte di profilo. Questa che si volta per farsi fotografare rappresenta un documento eccezionale. Complimenti