Photographed in Spain.


ameles spallanzania, praying mantis, spain


Thanks for viewing my pictures and taking the time to comment.Much appreciated!

I’m a dutch artist and nature-photographer(especially macro)currently based in N-Spain.

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  • Josie Jackson
    Josie Jacksonabout 4 years ago

    Beautiful capture Jim, quite a pose :o)

  • Thanks Josie.Always nice to see them turn their heads!

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Digidi
    Digidiabout 4 years ago

    wow looks like an alien LOL :0)

  • Ha,yes indeed!Thanks Di.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Etwin
    Etwinabout 4 years ago

    Great shot !
    Nice to be able to see the whole body instead of
    just the face

  • Bedankt Etwin.

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Lynn  Gibbons
    Lynn Gibbonsabout 4 years ago

    Again Jim a wonderful photograph

  • Lynn  Gibbons
    Lynn Gibbonsabout 4 years ago

    Again Jim a wonderful photograph

  • Thanks Lynn.

    – jimmy hoffman

  • artwhiz47
    artwhiz47about 4 years ago

    I can’t bring myself to say ‘What are YOU looking at?’, but there seems to be no attention deficit there…. It is nice to see the whole critter. Great work as ever.

  • Obviously she likes the attention!Thanks Sheila,also for the compliment.

    – jimmy hoffman

  • gabbielizzie
    gabbielizzieabout 4 years ago

    I liked this so much… Guess what?


  • Thanks.Much appreciated!:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • babybird1937
    babybird1937about 4 years ago

    Fantastic pose and shot Jim!

  • Thanks Glenda.

    – jimmy hoffman

  • juliemoult
    juliemoultabout 4 years ago

    Great POV…Great Shot

  • Thanks Jules.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Rose Gallik
    Rose Gallikabout 4 years ago

    Ha! He looks like he means business! Congratulations on your amazing capture!

  • Thanks.But in this case ‘he’ is a ‘she’.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

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