Jimmy Hoffman - Praying Mantis This guy is beautiful! Looks like something Guillermo del Torro created.
**I like how it's a peachy pink usually when you see dragon fly photography it's blues and greens
"Like a blue thread loosened from the sky." blue dragonfly for a book cover.
Dragonfly young (nymphs) have a special appendage on their head that they use as a spear to catch small fish. They are predatory insects from birth.
A mantis appears to have struck up an very unlikely friendship with a tiny insect. you know the little bug is dinner. Photographer Nordin Seruyan took several shots of the unusual pairing after finding them in his back garden in Borneo, Indonesia.