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© Barbara Thurlow
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Photo Info
UploadedJanuary 28, 2013
TakenOctober 5, 2012
Exposure1/160 sec at f/11
FlashCompulsory Flash
Focal Length180 mm
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This crab spider dropped from her thread and caught the bee in mid-air as he flew past her. They are truly amazing creatures...

11 responses

  • James Wiley

    James Wiley gave props (28 Jan 2013):

    Oh wow!

  • Andrea Silies

    Andrea Silies gave props (28 Jan 2013):

    great catch

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (28 Jan 2013):

    An AWESOME catch for you both! The survival of the fittest!

  • Rob Pos

    Rob Pos (Deleted) gave props (28 Jan 2013):


  • Jim Bennett

    Jim Bennett   gave props (28 Jan 2013):



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  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (29 Jan 2013):

    Great catch of a great catch!! Your timing was absolutely perfect on this one. I love how crab spiders change their color to match their environment.....poor bees don't stand a chance!!

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (3 Feb 2013):

    You deserve your own TV show

  • Stephen Reid

    Stephen Reid said (5 Feb 2013):

    Cannot find the word, it has all been said. And a pleasure to met you.

  • Bailey Cooper

    Bailey Cooper gave props (7 Feb 2013):

    Just amazing photography.

  • je suis moi

    je suis moi gave props (21 Feb 2013):

    A bad ending. :-(

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