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Submit your best picture of an arachnid with 8 legs. Crabs, Octopus's and other eight legged animals not allowed. Anything in the Arachnid family is ok - Spiders, Scorpions tick's etc. Please give any information you have on what the arachnid is, where it was taken and any interesting stories about getting the photograph.
Wednesday, 13th May, 2009 (GMT)
Wednesday, 20th May, 2009 – Tuesday, 26th May, 2009 (GMT)
Wednesday, 27th May, 2009 – Tuesday, 2nd June, 2009 (GMT)
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What is scarier than an eight-legged spider? A sixteen-legged one!!! It isn't really, I was just lucky catching this small hairy garden huntsman spider in the process of moulting. I understand that spiders do this mainly at night for their protection, but I guess this fellow just couldn't wait.
|Submitted:||Wednesday, 20th May, 2009 06:33 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Friday, 10th April, 2009|
|Focal length:||5.8 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/100 sec|
|Notes:||Hand-held, natural light, digital macro setting.|
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