"Attack of the Giant Mantid"

© Robert Jensen

"Attack of the Giant Mantid"

Tammy D. Ferren level-deluxe 3/18/2010 7:07:07 AM

Cool pic, Robert! I just ran out and cut an arrow in the wheat field pointing towards D.C. Hope it helps! LOL #1249621

Robert Jensen level-deluxe 3/30/2010 12:06:39 PM

Thanks Tammy ... I guess so far you are the only person who appreciated the political humor! #8497960

Doug Pignet level-deluxe 4/18/2010 7:55:05 PM

Congrats on a very nice finalist...Well done #8545352

Summer A. Kozisek level-deluxe 4/18/2010 10:12:52 PM

Fantastic macro Robert! Congratulations on your finalist! #8546362

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 4/19/2010 4:42:15 AM

Wonderful details and color. CONGRATZ!

UB. #8547489

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com level-deluxe 4/19/2010 3:48:41 PM

Excellent! #8551391

Sam Britt level-deluxe 4/19/2010 6:54:53 PM

Wow! Congratulations, Robert. #8552147

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 4/20/2010 5:17:54 PM

Wonderful Robert, congrats! #8555779

Cindy Bendush level-deluxe 4/20/2010 5:23:50 PM

Oh - how funny Robert - love your commentary! Fantastic image -- congratulations on this stunning winner! #8555812

Gerri R. Jones level-deluxe 4/20/2010 5:44:55 PM

Amazing detail and foreboding pov Robert! Congratulations on your winner! #8555919

Val Feldman level-deluxe 4/20/2010 6:40:23 PM

As always, just fantastic work, Robert (your commentary was just hysterical!) but the photo - ah, the photo is beyond spectacular!! Congratulations on your much-deserved Gold Win!! #8556160

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 4/21/2010 5:11:33 AM

Congratulations on your awesome win! #8557507

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 4/21/2010 10:57:50 AM

CONGRATZ. on this fabulous Second Place Gold Win, Bob!!!

UB. #8558734

David M. Montero level-deluxe 4/21/2010 1:57:43 PM

I am forewarned - yuck yuck. Congratulations!!! A deserving win. #8559268

Robert K. Bemus level-deluxe 4/22/2010 12:37:16 AM

Awesome comp and macro capture, Bob-- congratulations on your Win!!! #8560578

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Description

This is a public service announcement: Keep all your doors and windows locked, and the drapes closed. This monster will attack anything that moves. When you least expect it, the Giant Mantid will appear overhead, striking with lightning fast speed and deadly accuracy. Running is futile. I repeat: Running is futile. Your only hope is to remain out of sight. If we are lucky, it will only attack Congress, which will contaminate it with the most deadly form of toxin known. It will then suffer a horrible and agonizing death, brought on by a tremendous loss of blood, nausea, heartburn, and acid indigestion!

Uploaded on 3/18/2010 6:50:22 AM

Keywords: #bug #insect 
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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