Last Stand

© Dennis Gay

Last Stand

Uploaded: November 08, 2009


A tiny Diaea evanida (Flower Spider) sitting at the end of an Actinotus helianthus (Flannel Flower) petal in a last stand against a pesky photographer.

Photographed in the Grant's Head Nature Reserve, Bonny Hills, NSW, Australia.

Fuji S5500: RAW, f/3 @ 1/1000sec, ISO64, Auto focus, Tripod, Timer.
Lightroom 2.2 & Photoshop CS3.


Exif: F Number: 3, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/1000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 64, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 12.00 mm, Model: FinePix S5500


Tess L. Yee November 08, 2009

Superb image, Dennis! Fabulous light and detail! #1202333

Liz blahh November 11, 2009

Beautiful image, love the lighting! #8122440

Dianna Murphy December 16, 2009

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S on your wonderful finalist, best of luck in the Gold round. Dianna #8222997

Dennis Gay December 16, 2009

You Li'l Bobby-dazzler!

Many warm and heart felt thanks to BP for naming this shot as a FINALIST!

Dennis #8224037

Dennis Gay December 16, 2009


Heaps big Aussie thanks for the encouragement and support of your 'Superb...', 'Beautiful...' and '...wonderful...' wraps for my li'l Flower Spider.
An extra thank you too to DIANNA for your capital congratz and well wishes for the upcoming Finals.

GB all and my very best for the festive season.
Dennis #8224046

Dennis Gay December 16, 2009


Welcome to Grant's Head on my Nature safari.
Muchos gracias Senora or your uplifting and encouraging "...wonderful..." comment, your cheery congratz and your well wishes for the Final.

Dennis #8225374

Kim Andelkovic December 17, 2009

Congrats on your wonderful Finalist Dennis....great job. #8225674

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