Summer Spider

© Gary Pope

Summer Spider

Colette M. Metcalf 7/14/2009 4:43:47 AM

Terrific capture and details!!! #1153974

Bonnie C. Lackey 7/14/2009 5:17:16 AM

Beautifully captured, Gary. When I had a pool, it seemed like I spend a lot of time lifting insects out of it! #7737490

Lee-Anne Shortridge 7/14/2009 10:39:29 AM

Wow, what a great shot!! #7738532

Michelle L. Frick 8/17/2009 2:40:59 PM

Wow - I bet he was, and how nice of him to pose beforehand! Fabulous shot Gary! Congratulations on your finalist! #7857388

Karen Celella 8/17/2009 4:43:10 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Gary. You are both winners! #7858277

Phyllis H. Burchett 8/17/2009 6:21:20 PM

Great shot, I never thought about photographing the bugs in my pool - congrats on your finalist! #7859106

Melissa G. Meiselman 8/17/2009 8:53:07 PM

Very impressive finalist, Gary!!! #7860331

Sue Marshall 8/18/2009 4:03:46 AM

Big congrats to you, Gary on your brilliant Finalist!!
Woooo hooooo and good luck in the next round! :-)

congratulations Pictures, Images and Photos #7861365

Allen Hughes 8/18/2009 9:26:00 AM

Very creepy yet beautiful. Well done, Gary #7863010

Erica Murphy 8/18/2009 10:01:13 AM

Congratulations Gary! Great finalist! #7863142

Raymond Pauly 8/18/2009 6:18:54 PM

Terrific finalist! Congratulations. #7864994

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 8/19/2009 3:29:34 PM

Outstanding Gary! Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WIN!!! #7868868

Courtenay Vanderbilt 8/19/2009 3:44:40 PM

Wonderful image! Congratulations on your 1st place win, Gary! #7868944

Renee Doyle 8/19/2009 3:44:55 PM

Incredible detail!! Congratulations Gary!! #7868946

Phyllis H. Burchett 8/19/2009 4:12:42 PM

Well Deserved First Place, Congrats! #7869127

Natalie Byram 8/19/2009 4:36:50 PM

Congrats! Great photo!! #7869276

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 8/19/2009 4:41:15 PM

Amazing capture.. Congratulations on your Winner, Gary !! #7869305

Sue Marshall 8/19/2009 4:50:00 PM

Congrats, Gary on your 1st place fantastic Winner!! :-) #7869364

Nadya Johnson 8/19/2009 5:31:11 PM

Fantastic capture! Congratulations on your First Place Winner, Gary! #7869547

Christopher Budny 8/19/2009 7:49:54 PM

Wow, that is just exquisite! Congratulations! #7870067

Lee-Anne Shortridge 8/19/2009 8:06:02 PM

Congratulations on your First Place win Gary!! :-) #7870117

Melissa G. Meiselman 8/19/2009 8:16:15 PM

Congratulations, Gary on this most impressive win!!! This is a fantastic shot!!! #7870157

Liz blahh 8/19/2009 8:22:38 PM

Fantastic capture! Congrats! #7870191

Denny E. Barnes 8/19/2009 8:42:33 PM

Excellent!! Congratulations, Gary on your well deserved First Place Win!! Beautiful image!! #7870288

Allen Hughes 8/19/2009 10:56:26 PM

Well done, Gary (architect) .... a most deserving win. #7870559

Anne M. Young 8/20/2009 4:36:16 PM

Congratulations - super winner! Amazing #7873046

Nikki McDonald 8/20/2009 4:56:49 PM

This is a wonderful spider image, Gary -- I just love the pool water as a background. Congratulations on an excellent First Place Win. #7873093

Ujjwal Mukherjee 8/20/2009 8:44:30 PM

HUGE Congratulations!!!! #7873689

Usman M. Bajwa 8/20/2009 11:54:55 PM

WTG Gary. CONGRATULATIONS on striking first Place GOLD!

UB. #7873860

Susan M. Hembree 8/23/2009 5:23:01 PM

The clarity in this is superb! Congratulations on your 1st place win, Gary! #7881540

Darlene Kiener 8/26/2009 9:29:34 AM

Congratulations, Gary! Brilliant capture. What I love seeing most in this is the tension formed on the water with its legs. You nailed this!!! #7889771

JudyAnn Rector 8/26/2009 2:45:14 PM

Photobucket #7890550

Joanna Madloch 9/6/2009 9:43:20 AM

Well, it's very creepy, but wonderful at the same time. #7919855

Dominick M. Dimacale 11/15/2009 6:38:35 AM

Congratulations Gary on your Win!!!

Dominick #8132741

Wanda Knoss 12/27/2009 7:10:52 AM

Congratulations on your win!! As far as the subject, echhhh! He is not my favorite!!I suppose he was happy to be saved and set free. #8248898

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He seemed delighted to be rescued from the swimming pool and returned to the bushes.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 526315/100000000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 64, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 33.30 mm, Model: COOLPIX P80

Uploaded on 7/14/2009 4:05:31 AM All Time Best Photo Contest Staff Favorite Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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