13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Marching On

Every day I would watch for the praying mantis babies to leave their cocoon, ready to face life and the possibility of becoming prey. On this day, I was fortunate to see that they had hatched and it gave me a lot of joy.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Grove City, Ohio, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 7D
Copyright: © Kathryn Cubert