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November 4, 2007
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Camera Data

Make
OLYMPUS IMAGING CORP.
Model
uD800,S800
Shutter Speed
1/1000 second
Aperture
F/2.8
Focal Length
8 mm
ISO Speed
125
Date Taken
Jan 26, 2007, 7:09:56 AM
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Elegant by ninazdesign Elegant by ninazdesign

Thailand, Koh Samui 2007.
I like the detail and the eye contact with this Elegant Mantis ...




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:iconhouseofwolves:
houseofwolves Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2007  Professional Photographer
I LOVE mantis.
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thanks hon, amazing insects :wow:
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:icondreamsunderstars:
DreamsUnderStars Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2007
I love this picture! Praying mantis-es are sooo cool.
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2007  Professional Photographer
Yes they are, thanks :bow:
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:iconbmyvalentine:
BMyValentine Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2007
Wow..lovely shot!
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thank you :hug:
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:iconsharpeshots:
Sharpeshots Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007
these are amazing creatures, they dont live here naturally, but i think they're sold as pets maybe.
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
maybe, thanks dear :rose:
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:iconspacesamuraikelsey:
SpaceSamuraiKelsey Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007
fantastic detail! I guess I've never gotten close enough to see how pretty praying mantis are... until now. lol
very interesting :D
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thanks hon, so nice to hear you like this :bow:
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:iconfrozenpin:
frozenpin Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2007
oh my god...this is beautiful :love:
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thank you so much :bow:
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:iconkatiria-the-cat:
Katiria-the-Cat Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2007
Mantis' are very beautiful animals..and your photo shows it very good :hug: ^^
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thanks a million :D :D

:blowkiss:
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:icon6daywalker6:
6Daywalker6 Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2007  Hobbyist Photographer
i really love that you can see where he's looking at in the fullview size :D
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thanks dear :bow:
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:iconheartnflight:
heartNflight Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2007
Creepy little bugger! He looks so shiny plastic like he looks like one of those toy bugs. :giggle:
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
:thanks: it is real ;)
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:iconploffoff:
Ploffoff Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2007
"I didn't do it!" said Martin the mantis.
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2007  Professional Photographer
:giggle:
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:iconploffoff:
Ploffoff Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2007
True story. :nod:
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thanks :bow:
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:iconangoma:
angoma Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2007
Beautiful..
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thank you so much :blowkiss:
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:icondafoeoflenin:
DafoeofLenin Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2007  Hobbyist Photographer
Great shot, I love how you can see all the details:)
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thank you :hug:

:heart:
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:iconbouvrethegreat:
BouvreTheGreat Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2007
The contrast in this photo blows my mind.

Great work.
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thank you :hug:

:heart:
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:iconbouvrethegreat:
BouvreTheGreat Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007
No problem. ^_^
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
:bow:
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:iconalireza1:
alireza1 Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2007  Hobbyist Photographer
great job! I love it :)
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thanks a lot :bow:
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:iconkarinaglamorous:
KarinaGlamorous Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2007  Hobbyist Photographer
Is it real? D:
Haha it looks fake
but I guess it's because this
shot is so amazing. (:
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
it is real, sure it is :rose:
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:iconkarinaglamorous:
KarinaGlamorous Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Hobbyist Photographer
Amazing<33
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thanks :rose:

:heart:
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:iconjoge23:
JoGe23 Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2007
niicee one! very elegant indeed, its like as if she was posing or something
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
Yes a great model :giggle:

:bow:
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:iconjessicabader:
JessicaBader Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2007   Photographer
I love the sharpness in this here and the green colour. It's very outstanding. :)
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thanks a lot hon :bow:
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:iconjessicabader:
JessicaBader Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007   Photographer
:)
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
:XD:
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:icongabbagabbahei:
Gabbagabbahei Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2007  Professional Writer
:wow: amazin :wow:
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thanks dear :hug:

:rose:
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:iconosox:
Osox Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2007  Professional Photographer
wow amazing love the detail, this is sharp and of course the mantis looks so elegant indeed :D
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thanks dear :hug:

:rose:
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:iconpure-pink:
pure-pink Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2007
i like this shot.... great focus
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thanks dear :hug:

:rose:
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:iconfemluc:
femluc Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2007
I liked a lot the colors, well done :)
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:iconninazdesign:
ninazdesign Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2007  Professional Photographer
Thanks :bow:
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