Outside your comfort zone

Challenge #5 in the Life is like a box of chocolates series. Hosted by LeeStar.
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Your assignment: Take a photo of something you dislike, and try to see it in a different way. Or try something entirely new. Some examples: If you're a nature photog who doesn't do people photography, take a portrait. If you don't like cats, photograph one. Hate spiders? Well...if it's a phobia talk with your doctor before attempting to use them as a subject, and if they're poisonous steer clear, otherwise give it a try. ;) You get the idea. I hope.
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Come into my parlour ...
by pslgoh
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This is my second submission and accompanies my other submission 'I see you with all my eyes'. As per previous entry - I do not like spiders. I borrowed a friend's macro lens especially for this shot. Camera was positioned underneath spider, pointing up at minimum focus distance (40cm) ... I also made sure to fire some test shots of external flash to make sure the spider wouldn't freak out.
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Submitted: Monday, 20th February, 2012 13:27 (GMT)
Taken: Thursday, 16th February, 2012
Focal length: 100 mm
Shutter speed: 1/50 sec
Aperture: F14
ISO: 400
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