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Old 20th August 2014
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spider on a weed

wasnt getting much luck with the sunset shots and found this little guy. Only had my kit lens on me but made the best I think.

Square cropped as the edge just had a messy second leaf thing, booted the colour very slightly to bring out the blue. opinions please.

dandelion spider sqcrp by B-Adhoc, on Flickr
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Re: spider on a weed

Looks goo to me. You could crop it a bit closer too so the spider is more of the focus.
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Re: spider on a weed

I think the crop is fine - perfect, even. I'm not sure if I like the faint trace of yellow still visible in the flowers and wonder if it would be better to have either a little more of the colour or a true silhouette. I like this picture very much indeed.

"A hundredth of a second here, a hundredth of a second there even if you put them end to end, they still only add up to one, two, perhaps three seconds, snatched from eternity." ~ Robert Doisneau
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