(WFRV) – The next time you see a bug, don’t step on it, look more closely at it and recognize the amazing little creature working hard to keep the planet in balance.

The words of National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore and founder of National Geographic Photo Ark, he spoke with Local 5 Live with details on his current book ‘Insects’, the reasons behind the beautiful photography, how the pandemic helped shape this new collection and how he got started on this journey.

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