~~~ Spider's Universe ~~~

© Don Christiana

~~~ Spider's Universe ~~~

Uploaded: July 11, 2014 20:05:36 | Entered: July 11, 2014 20:05:36


I found a spider and its web that was covered in morning dew hidden in one of my Purple Queen plants.
I used a Photoshop filter to increase the saturation and Color Efex Pro 4 to intensify contrast to distort the background.

Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 10/30 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 150.00 mm, Model: NIKON D5100


Colette M. Metcalf July 12, 2014

Oh wow! Outstanding in every way, Don!!!! #1578977

Bill Whala July 12, 2014

This is a great image, Don!! I love everything about it. #11083593

Terry Cervi level-classic July 13, 2014

What a fantastic macro capture, Don! Love the colors and the detail in the spider! #11084617

Mary-Anne Benusis level-deluxe July 22, 2014

OH MY MY MY... the colours are stunning the composition is perfect, the depth is bang on. This is an outstanding photo. Congratulations on such a wonderful moment. I prefer photo that make you stop and examine every detail, and this one made me stop flipping through other shots. Outstanding. #11090087

Bill Whala August 29, 2014

Congratulations on your great Finalist, Don!! #11120336

Terry Cervi level-classic August 30, 2014

Congrats on your beautiful win, Don! #11121599

Patrick Rouzes August 30, 2014

Congrats on your winner, Don.

Mary K. Robison August 31, 2014

Superb capture ~
Congrats on your gold win! #11121801

Bill Whala September 01, 2014

Congratulations on this wonderful Winner!! #11123326

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 02, 2014

Congrats on the Gold Winner Don! #11124177

Val Feldman level-deluxe September 21, 2014

Excellent post processing work, TX Guy, beautiful colors and remarkable clarity-then you added the perfect title to bring it all together, to boot...what an amazing world he lives in as seen thru your camera lens! Warmest congrats on your excellent Gold Win! #11139309

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