I Spied a Spider

Challenge #17 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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This week's challenge: Spiders, in their natural environment. They should be outside, if that is where they live. However, if they live on the ceiling above your bed, then capture this image by all means.... :-) Please don't photograph them under studio lights with no realistic background. Macro shots welcome. SIZE: 1,600px MAXIMUM ON LONGER SIDE.
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Deadly Hug
by Kivi
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Yellow Crab Spider, Anza Borrego, California
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Submitted: Saturday, 20th October, 2012 14:17 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 19th March, 2004
Focal length: 100 mm
Shutter speed: 1/125 sec
Aperture: F13
ISO: 200
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