Orb Weaver

Discussion in 'Animals and Wildlife' started by John Holland, Oct 23, 2016.

  1. John Holland

    John Holland Well-Known Member

    A Orb Weaver. This one was up in the arbor roofing, so I had to climb a ladder to get close enough. It "sleeps" most of the day and does its hunting at night. I am enjoying the high ISO performance of this camera.

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    ISO 3200, f/5.6, 1/125 second, 180mm

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    ISO 10000, f/8, 1/320 second, 180mm
     
    Last edited: Oct 23, 2016
  2. Dave Farnes

    Dave Farnes Well-Known Member

    That is a fine pair of images, the clarity of the detail is impressive. Fascinating creatures.
     
  3. Milan Vjestica

    Milan Vjestica Well-Known Member

    Impressive images John.
     
  4. Beth Anthony

    Beth Anthony Well-Known Member

    excellent macro. good detail and dof.
     
  5. Pete Askew

    Pete Askew Admin

    Very impressive indeed. Be careful on that ladder in the dark though! ;)
     
  6. John Holland

    John Holland Well-Known Member

    I appreciate your comments, gentlemen.
     
  7. Ivar D. Larsen

    Ivar D. Larsen Well-Known Member

    I join in the chorus, it is marvelously done. Were you supported by Helga?:D On the ladder?
     
  8. Tony Britton

    Tony Britton Active Member

    Interesting subject and well photographed!

    Tony
     

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