Ondrej Pakan's Stunning Photos of Dewy Insects

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How does Ondrej Pakan capture such fascinating images of otherwise boring insects? By being very, very patient.

Pakan sits in the rain, waiting for the downpour to end, then snaps these amazing shots of his insect models only seconds after the rain stops. While the effort might seem mad at first, the other-worldly, jewel-like photographs he captures are certainly worth the work. His photos have been featured on The Telegraph's website.

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April 2, 2012 - 10:30am
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