Uploaded: September 26, 2004


I have to say I am an accomplice to the murder of this fly. I saw the mantis at about 12:30 in the morning by my porch light and I saw the fly cleaning himself so I put the mantis closer and it only took a second for him to spot the fly, sneak up to him and snatch him.


Karen Bacon September 26, 2004

What a capture Eleanor!Great close -up!!! #172794

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe September 26, 2004

Great macro!! #806307

Ralf Lukovic September 26, 2004

Cool!! Nice Captured macro, Eleanor! #806554

Lisa Clark September 26, 2004

WOW! Outstanding Shot! #806989

Donna Dean September 28, 2004

Very good shot! Love how crisp it looks...and one less fly in the world is a good thing ;) #810131

Eleanor Caputo September 28, 2004

Thank you everyone. It just got POTD at Gosh I have been trying for a long time. I love these photo communities. I meet such great and talented people. Thanks again - happy clicking! #810142

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