Golden Silk Orb Spider

© Robert Jensen

Golden Silk Orb Spider

Doug Pignet level-classic 12/1/2010 7:12:20 AM

Beautiful capture and wonderful colors and comp...Well done #1331911

Carla Capra level-classic 12/1/2010 7:32:43 AM

Hi Robert;
The background and lighting really emphasizes this spiders web giving it a silvery tone.
The pattern on its back appears to be 'many eyes' and is that 8 eyes I count?
Great Close up.
;) CC #9073960

Arthur Bohlmann 12/1/2010 7:49:17 AM

Fantastic image, awsome detail #9073999

Robert Jensen level-classic 12/1/2010 8:11:27 AM

Thanks for the comments.

Arthur ... next Sept we should meet at the LACMNH Spider Pavilion when it opens up. #9074043

Arthur Bohlmann 12/1/2010 8:19:53 AM

Sounds good to me. I have a meetup for Serrano Canyon just sout of Point Mygu this Saturdy morning, you are welcome to join us. About 50 photographer/hikers will be making the trek #9074056

Robert Jensen level-classic 12/1/2010 5:40:19 PM

Thanks for the invite - I will be in Gardena Saturday morning. #9074956

Kim Andelkovic (Kovic) level-classic 1/19/2011 3:22:21 PM

Congrats again Robert.....your doing well. #9176848

Arthur Bohlmann 1/19/2011 3:23:28 PM

Congraluations Robert #9176854

Lydia Williams level-classic 1/19/2011 3:52:32 PM

Yikes, what a beauty! Congratulations, Robert! Well done! #9177017

Carla Capra level-classic 1/19/2011 4:13:23 PM

Congratulations, Robert.
;) CC #9177118

Merna L. Nobile level-classic 1/19/2011 11:09:50 PM

I can only imagine how proud you must be feeling right now. What wonderful news! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna #9179014

Nancyj Hovey level-classic 1/20/2011 5:05:02 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #9181714

Lydia Williams level-classic 1/23/2011 2:50:05 PM

Golden Orb grabbed the gold. Congratulations on this fantastic win! #9187646

Arthur Bohlmann 1/23/2011 3:20:36 PM

AVERY BIG CONGRALUSTIONS ON YOUR GOLD! #9187811

Kim Andelkovic (Kovic) level-classic 1/23/2011 4:02:19 PM

Congratulations on a wonderful win :-) #9188011

Nancyj Hovey level-classic 1/23/2011 4:40:42 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving
Second Place Winner! 8o) #9188139

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 1/23/2011 7:42:33 PM

Congratulations on this amazing winner, Rob! #9188993

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 1/23/2011 10:33:15 PM

Congratulations on beautiful Win, Robert!! #9189170

Carla Capra level-classic 1/24/2011 6:57:20 AM

Hi Robert;
Lets get that happy dance going!
Congratulations on this winning image.
;) CC #9190133

Bojan Bencic level-classic 1/24/2011 7:49:42 AM

Congratulations on your winner, Robert. Fantastic. #9190293

Patricia A. Coblentz level-classic 1/24/2011 5:36:33 PM

Amazing macro, Robert...congratulations on your winner! #9191500

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 1/27/2011 8:02:45 AM

CONGRATULATIONS.....!!!

UB. #9197111

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 1/27/2011 8:33:52 PM

A super macro Robert, congratulations on your win! #9198111

David M. Montero level-classic 1/30/2011 3:17:56 PM

Marvelous shot Robert. Congratulations on your winner! #9202703

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Description

"Nephila clavipes" backlit by the sun

Canon 5d MK2 and Nikon 200 micro

Exif: Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/15 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 12/1/2010 6:27:44 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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