Christmas Prayer

© Gianna Stadelmyer

Christmas Prayer

Uploaded: December 02, 2005


Saw this guy on my patio screen door this morning after a bad storm last night. Thought I would have a little fun with him before I put him back out in the garden. Since he is a praying mantis, I put him on a candy cane instead of a branch for this little word play. He posed quite nicely during his little photo session:-) (Sigma 100mm macro on tripod.)


Marie Fields December 02, 2005

TERRIFIC, Jan! What a fun image! Love it! How nice of him to model for you! : ) #353150

December 02, 2005

Very creative. Looks like he has a sweet tooth. Would make for a different Christmas card. #2145858

Carla Metzler December 02, 2005

Great capture of this wonderful little model, Jan! :) #2145998

Terry L. Ellis level-classic December 02, 2005

OH MY, this is just adorable, Jan! Great and clever image! #2146014

Paul Michko December 02, 2005

WOW!!! Mantis being cooperative. Space Ghost will be surprised. :) Great capture, Jan. #2146035

Janine Russell level-deluxe December 03, 2005

Jan, excellent detail and composition; looks like he's smiling at you. #2149635

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