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By Amanda

LifeBuzz Staff

Check Out These Amazing Photos Of A Tiny Frog Riding On A Beetle’s Back.

Many wildlife photographers wait for hours, silently hiding in hopes of capturing one of Mother Nature's great moments. The truth is, being a successful wildlife photographer is a precarious, fickle blend of good equipment, high levels of patience, and lucky timing.

Photographer Hendy Mp got these amazing shots with a combination of all three.

At first, Mp got snaps of the frog feeling out the beetle, seeing how the creature might respond to an impromptu ride.

At first, Mp got snaps of the frog feeling out the beetle, seeing how the creature might respond to an impromptu ride.

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Soon, he made his intentions clear. Looking extremely proud of himself, the frog mounted the black beetle in the hopes of getting a free ride.

Soon, he made his intentions clear. Looking extremely proud of himself, the frog mounted the black beetle in the hopes of getting a free ride.

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According to Mp, the frog was actually riding the beetle as a cowboy would ride a bull in the rodeo. The frog even managed to stay on for about five minutes!

According to Mp, the frog was actually riding the beetle as a cowboy would ride a bull in the rodeo. The frog even managed to stay on for about five minutes!

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The frog did his best to keep his balance, unbothered by the fact that the beetle was clearly trying to buck him off.

The frog did his best to keep his balance, unbothered by the fact that the beetle was clearly trying to buck him off.

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At some points, the frog even went for a firmer grip on his steed.

At some points, the frog even went for a firmer grip on his steed.

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Eventually, the frog got cocky, and decided to put a little bit of style into it.

Eventually, the frog got cocky, and decided to put a little bit of style into it.

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At the end of five minutes, it seemed like the beetle had basically given up hope of the frog ever leaving.

At the end of five minutes, it seemed like the beetle had basically given up hope of the frog ever leaving.

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The frog was beginning to lose interest, as well.

The frog was beginning to lose interest, as well.

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As quickly as he mounted the beetle's back, the frog hopped off and went to find something else to do, leaving the beetle to contemplate what, exactly, had just happened.

As quickly as he mounted the beetle's back, the frog hopped off and went to find something else to do, leaving the beetle to contemplate what, exactly, had just happened.

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Mp took these epic photos outside of his home in Sambas, Kalimantan Barat, Indonesia. You can see more of his work on 500px.

Want to see something else cool? Check out these Photos That Prove Snails Live In A Magical World.

Source: dailymail.co.uk

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