15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Preying, a bug among man

My 11 year old son swiped my phone during a baseball game. Little did I know the treasures I would uncover when I unlocked my phone. This was one example of his findings that day. This preying mantis and my son seemed equally interested in one another.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Lawrenceville, Illinois, United States of America
Camera: iPhone 7
Copyright: © Lisa Sanders