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_MG_0317 Little Spider
17-AUG-2009

_MG_0317 Little Spider

This little spider is about a half inch across from leg tip to leg tip. I was surrounded by dozens of bees when I shot this. Neither the bee nor I was intimidated. I think if I don't move suddenly I'm fine. Maybe I'm naive! (It's sitting on a garlic chive blossom. Garlic chives generously reseed themselves and make a beautiful ground cover, as well as provide tasty accents for food.)


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Canon EOS 20D
1/125s f/18.0 at 60.0mm iso400 full exif

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François Fauchard19-Aug-2009 19:22
This little spider is beautiful. It is a boss in the art of the camouflage ! It's an interesting picture.
Antje Schulte18-Aug-2009 19:48
Cute. :-) They rely on their camouflage, which typically isn't very good, obviously. Still, they seem to get along...