Magical Macro Winner: Ashwin Dathathraya

Ashwin Dathathraya from India
A twenty-two year old vibrant young Maharashtrian guy, born and brought up in Kerala. I’m passionate about macro and wildlife photography, art and nature. A traveller, always on the lookout for the hidden wonders of nature.

It was a hot, sunny afternoon and, as any other day, I was on the lookout for tiny new friends. My legs automatically took me to the remote corner near my veranda, which is my natural studio for macro photography. As my eyes started zooming in, something ran over my legs and, as my head turned, I found a mantis standing peacefully under the shade of the awning...

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