18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Gaze of a Praying mantis

A praying mantis gazing at me. I was thrilled to see how the hunter was gazing at me and wanted to capture the intensity in its eyes and the grandeur of its stance.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Thakuranbari, South West Garo Hills, India
Camera: SLT-A58
Copyright: © Amit Roy