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Argiope trifasciata spider


Argiope trifasciata spider
Photo Information
Copyright: Assi Dvilanski (asival) (50)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-06-08
Categories: Spiders
Camera: Canon 50D, Canon EF17-40mm/f4
Exposure: f/4, 1/8000 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-06-09 5:44
Viewed: 3063
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This species builds its webs close to the ground in reeds or tall grass. Like other Argiope species it tends to occupy a stabilimentum in the centre of its web. Distinguishing features of this cosmopolitan spider are its yellow, white and black abdominal bands and its pattern of leg bands.


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  • Ishi Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 298 W: 21 N: 1943] (13387)
  • [2011-06-09 23:28]

Nice capture, Assi.

A higher f number (why use f/4 at such high speed?) and a smaller ISO value (why 2000?) would have have increase the DOF, reduce the noise, and improve the quality of the image.

All the best,

Ishi

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