1. Wes Hall

    Spiders tale

    Trying to convey a story in photography has a strong allure for me, yet I find myself caught in the action of taking the shot before seeing what a sequence could show. So, in testing out a new lens, I spotted a struggle for life in my garden that's all too often viewed from only one side. The...
  2. John Holland

    Giant Spider

    While walking along one of the paths in the hills around Taipei, Taiwan I came across a very large spider. The span of the legs was greater than my hand with fingers spread out -- a very BIG spider. It was just finishing its meal. Notice the small baby (???) spiders crawling...
  3. John Holland

    Orb Weaver

    A Orb Weaver. This one was up in the arbor roofing, so I had to climb a ladder to get close enough. It "sleeps" most of the day and does its hunting at night. I am enjoying the high ISO performance of this camera. ISO 3200, f/5.6, 1/125 second, 180mm ISO 10000, f/8, 1/320 second, 180mm