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Old Sep 21, 2009, 7:58 PM   #1
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Was hoping to catch this fellow "in the act" of gobbling up a butterfly or other snack...but no such luck. Watched him for about 15 minutes before he disappeared.
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Old Sep 24, 2009, 12:22 AM   #2
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Very nice shot of perhaps my favorite insect. I think maybe they are more intelligent than say, a grasshopper? You said you were hoping to catch him in the act of gobbling something up...Looks like you may have been five minutes too late, from the looks of that belly! LOL

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Was hoping to catch this fellow "in the act" of gobbling up a butterfly or other snack...but no such luck. Watched him for about 15 minutes before he disappeared.

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You've got a great capture here. It's very refreshing to see the cohabitants in their environment. Just the right depth of field, I think. Thank you. And as Robert says, it seems he's perhaps not very hungry at the moment. How do you say, he looks pretty "stuffed"

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Tried to give the head some extra sharpening
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She's a gravid female, full of eggs. Good photo.
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