Camouflage or cryptic colouration is a defence mechanism that helps insects merge with their surroundings
Small insects often use camouflage to deceieve their prey or conceal themselves from predators.
These photos take you through some of the colourful spaces that city-dwelling insects find, to blend themselves in, often escaping the eyes of the city-dwelling humans.
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