Category: Spontaneous Moments


Photo and caption by Chandana Rao

Having never seen fireflies before, I was enthralled to see several glittering in the dark. I attempted to photograph them, but somehow, missed the glow. Then I saw two fireflies, a few feet away from me. I thought, "Wow! They're just waiting for me to take their picture. Hehehe...". The 'fireflies' seemed to come closer, but oddly, they didn't fly away, nor did they stop glowing. Hmmm... As realization dawned, I yelled and ran for dear life AFTER I clicked the photograph of the large crocodile swimming steadily towards me.

Location: Bahia Drake, Peninsula de Osa, Costa Rica


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