Fatal Attraction

© David A. Dawson

Fatal Attraction

Hayden Cannon level-classic 2/4/2010 3:54:29 AM

Great title for this super macro capture David great moment photo! #1234807

Jack Gaskin 2/4/2010 4:21:52 AM

FANTASTIC CAPTURE

HAPPY SHOOTING
JACK #8355257

Ron McEwan 2/4/2010 6:36:17 AM

Super shot David, and well presented WTG #8355595

David A. Dawson 2/4/2010 3:14:49 PM

Thanks guys. I'm humbled by your great shots. #8356756

Arnie Horwitz level-classic 2/4/2010 9:34:08 PM

Great composition and clarity, David! #8357316

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Description

As soon as this sachem butterfly landed on the flower, a whitebanded crab spider, ambushed it. The spider had been hiding beneath a petal it had tied over itself with silk. The butterfly's attraction to this particular flower turned out to be a fatal attraction.

9/18/09, Canon 100mm lens, ISO 100, f/11, 1/125 second.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Uploaded on 2/3/2010 9:04:59 PM

Made With

Camera: Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR


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