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Re: A hardworking woman

Post by minniev » Wed Dec 20, 2017 3:56 pm

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minniev wrote:This golden orb weaver was out working in the swamp much later in winter than others of her kind, just a couple of weeks before the snow. all feedback appreciated. I've tried both brightening and darkening the background, and can't make up my mind. There was no way to shoot her without some trees in the background. Is she spoiled by it?

She's a beauty and much better than mine, as a bonus that lens has some sic bokeh! I do hope she's okay! S-

If you get time, I'd still like to see yours. It was so hard to get her in focus with the breeze whipping that web around.
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Post by minniev » Fri Dec 22, 2017 8:32 pm

I wonder if this might be where the young ones are wintering. The leaves are sewn together with web...
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Post by St3v3M » Sat Dec 23, 2017 1:37 am

minniev wrote:I wonder if this might be where the young ones are wintering. The leaves are sewn together with web...

It's amazing how much work she put into this, but it's her family after all! S-
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