Crab Spider and Phlox

By taggart  
Crab Spider and Phlox: a portrait

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More tendrils as I can process them---Thanks for looking!

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19 Aug 2011 12:08AM
A beautiful image and detail, lovely presentation.Well done..Lin

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RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
19 Aug 2011 12:13AM
The phlox with it's with it's little visitor is beautifully captured and presented: another excellent image, Jenn.
mikbee 11 3 8 Scotland
19 Aug 2011 12:37AM
Well detailed and so well presented too Jenn.
Excellent shot.
franfoto 10 2 32 England
19 Aug 2011 12:39AM
Beauty and the beast here Jenn. The Crab spider- Misumenta Vatia is also know as white death.

This is expertly processed and presented and makes for delightful viewing.

Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
19 Aug 2011 12:42AM
Beautiful and amazing macro Jenn. Superb detail in that little spider............Sandy
gajewski Plus
13 10 9 United States
19 Aug 2011 12:48AM
Interesting shot -- almost looks like he's embracing the purple area.
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
19 Aug 2011 1:04AM
WOW! Fran, you have served me dessert! Thank you!

(dinner at our house coincides with the day change on epz!)
franfoto 10 2 32 England
19 Aug 2011 1:16AM
Enjoy your desert Jenn, it's way past my bedtime here in the UK
Night night zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz.

gary_d 10 576 13 Wales
19 Aug 2011 1:17AM
Both subjects complement the other so well. - gary
dawnmichelle 10 12 United States
19 Aug 2011 3:10AM
don't ya love these tiny little guys.. they look like are smiling when you get up on their little faces... beautiful capture and processing
19 Aug 2011 3:55AM
Wonderful image - well taken Jenn

CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
19 Aug 2011 5:51AM
Very beautiful, Jenn. Carol
andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
19 Aug 2011 7:14AM
wonderful comp jenn brilliant colour and detail congratulations on the well deserved ua a cracking capture nice one Wink
9 10 10 England
19 Aug 2011 8:20AM
The beauty of this just bowls me over Jenn.SmileSmileSmile
NeilWigan Plus
7 17 16 England
19 Aug 2011 8:28AM
Nicely worked and presented ,good stuff.
EAS 9 1 13 Scotland
19 Aug 2011 8:48AM
Love the way your little Spider seems to be giving the flower a hug! One very lovely image.

Ade_Osman 15 4.5k 36 England
19 Aug 2011 8:48AM
Excellent stuff Jenn, really like the finish and presentation....

morpheus1955 11 3 2 United Kingdom
19 Aug 2011 9:02AM
Fantastic image Jenn, beautifully captured and presented.

gingerdelight 11 298 11 United Kingdom
19 Aug 2011 9:10AM
An amazing capture Jenn, the little spider "hugging" the flower!
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
19 Aug 2011 9:35AM
WOW. what a pity you already had the award this week, otherwise this one would deserve it.
Herge88 11 40 4 England
19 Aug 2011 10:01AM
Like the treatment here Jenn.

Best Matt
FeatherFriend 10 38 217 England
19 Aug 2011 11:06AM
Well this is a specimen we have in the UK too Jenn, got some shots last year but they haven't been around of late,
Superb detail and presentation here,
Joline Plus
11 30 53 United States
19 Aug 2011 11:56AM
Outstanding in every way.
Maiwand 11 3 73 England
19 Aug 2011 2:07PM
Excellent Jennn.
GillyB Plus
13 317 8 United Kingdom
19 Aug 2011 3:31PM
Nature and art .... brilliant Jenn!

LexEquine 12 19 United States
19 Aug 2011 3:52PM
'Excellent, lovely, & artistic digital image presentation'...Peter Wink
dven Plus
12 25 United Kingdom
19 Aug 2011 3:52PM
Beautiful delicate colours and detail.

19 Aug 2011 5:23PM
Fantastic macro!
MalcolmM Plus
12 910 5 Scotland
19 Aug 2011 6:16PM
Superb macro....
Cormy 10 3 England
19 Aug 2011 6:48PM
Beautifully soft pastels in this very fine Natural History shot,Jenn.
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
19 Aug 2011 7:04PM
quite amazing
19 Aug 2011 7:23PM
Beautiful capture.
19 Aug 2011 7:47PM
This looks like some sort of bizarre embrace Jenn. I like it.

Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
19 Aug 2011 9:25PM
An exquisite image Jennnn, this is macrowork of the very highest calibre
19 Aug 2011 10:54PM
A stunning shot, worthy of all it's awards.
DanielD 8 1 United Kingdom
20 Aug 2011 1:49AM

JimV 11 6 3 Canada
20 Aug 2011 2:52AM
Took a good look at this spider's face and thought he should be in The Muppet Show Jennn Grin
Rgds., Jim
PS. Congratulations on all the well deserved awards Jennn!
Mavis Plus
16 143 2 England
20 Aug 2011 9:08AM
This is quite beautiful Jennnnn. Dont think there will be any Crab Spiders caught on my Phlox Smile xxx
ChiliMan 11 135 17 Singapore
20 Aug 2011 10:17AM
I never ever thought that a spider on a flower could make such a beautiful and romantic image. Jennnn, this is divine. Not just the image but the whole package.

20 Aug 2011 12:25PM
Terrific shot Jenn,
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
20 Aug 2011 1:00PM
So well captured Jennn, and so deserving of the awards..congratulations
20 Aug 2011 2:46PM
lovely shot
21 Aug 2011 8:24PM
This is stunning!!!! Superb capture of the crab spider and flower, with lovely pastel colours Smile
Great job
AnneWorner 10 620 43 United States
24 Aug 2011 2:55PM
I think unless one has seen one of these Misumenops in real life one has no idea how small they are - beautiful capture Jenn.


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