A praying mantis apparently waving from the head of a mamba. The moment was captured by photographer Shi Khei who also photographed a baby turtle riding on a bullfrog in the forests of Batam, Indonesia.
What’s more annoying than when you’ve preened and groomed, ready to pose for that perfect portrait… only to have it photobombed by an idiot? No wonder this hawk looks so cheesed off after a wasp flew into frame just as he was about to have his picture taken.
The bird of prey looked wide-eyed and open-mouthed at the insect as it buzzed boldly around his head during the shoot in Seattle, Washington, looking angrier by the second.
These beautiful textile sculptures of months, butterflies, and other insects created by North Carolina-based artist Yumi Okita with various textile and embroidery techniques. Each piece is inspired from realism of nature then manipulated into the world of imagination.