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Some Wild Florida Spiders :)

Discussion in 'Other Spiders & Arachnids' started by John Koerner, Jun 20, 2011.

  1. John Koerner

    John Koerner Arachnosquire

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    The Egg Sac Hatched!


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    Red Widow Egg Sac Hatching


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    Newborn Red Widow Spiderling


    I will try for better pics tomorrow :)

    Enjoy!

    Jack



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  2. John Koerner

    John Koerner Arachnosquire

    More Cool Spiders :)

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    FLOWER CRAB SPIDER
    Aberrant White Phase
    (Misumessus oblongus)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1x-5x MacroPhoto
    Single Image (Crop) | 1/13 | f/11 | ISO 200
    Natural Light | Tripod | Macro Rail Focus | Remote Switch



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    LONG-JAWED ORBWEAVER
    (Tetragnatha pallescens)
    Canon EOS 7D | EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens
    Single Image | 1/40 | f/11 | ISO 800
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



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    BARK CRAB SPIDER
    (Xysticus sp.)
    Canon EOS 7D | EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens | Kenko Extension Tube
    Two-Image Stack (Crop) | 1/13 | f/10 | ISO 640
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



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    PINK & BURGUNDY CRAB SPIDER
    (Synema parvula)
    Canon EOS 7D | EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens
    Two-Image Stack (Crop) | 1/25 | f/10 | ISO 400
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



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    ARABESQUE ORBWEAVER
    (Neoscona arabesca)
    Canon EOS 7D | EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens
    Two-Image Stack (Very slight crop) | 1/13 | f/10 | ISO 640
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch​


    Enjoy!

    Jack



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  3. Axalon

    Axalon Arachnopeon

    Your pictures are really stunning. I love the different positions you always catch the spiders in.
     
  4. John Koerner

    John Koerner Arachnosquire

    Thank you. A lot of shots don't come out well, but I just try to select from the ones that seem interesting :)


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  5. xhexdx

    xhexdx ArachnoGod Old Timer

    Jack,

    May I tag this picture in my FS ad?

    Thanks.

    --Joe
     
  6. John Koerner

    John Koerner Arachnosquire


    Sure ...


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  7. fartkowski

    fartkowski Arachnoemperor

    Amazing pictues as usual.
    I love the long-jawed orbweaver.
     
  8. John Koerner

    John Koerner Arachnosquire

    Glad you liked them ... here are a few more :)


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    CARDINAL JUMPING SPIDER
    (Phidippus cardinalis)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1x-5x MacroPhoto
    Single Image | 1/250 | f/13 | ISO 100
    MT-24 EX TwinLight Flash | Tripod



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    CARDINAL JUMPING SPIDER
    (Phidippus cardinalis)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens
    Single Image | 1/4 | f/9 | ISO 320
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



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    OCALA JUMPING SPIDER
    (Tutelina ocala)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1x-5x MacroPhoto
    Single Image | 1/250 | f/13 | ISO 100
    MT-24 EX TwinLight Flash | Tripod



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    BARK JUMPING SPIDER
    (Platycryptus undatus)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens
    Single Image | 1/60 | f/10 | ISO 640
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



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    PALE HENTZ JUMPING SPIDER
    (Hentzia mitrata)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1x-5x MacroPhoto
    Single Image | 1/250 | f/13 | ISO 100
    MT-24 EX TwinLight Flash | Tripod



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    RICHMAN'S JUMPING SPIDER
    (Phidippus richmani)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1x-5x MacroPhoto
    Single Image | 1/250 | f/14 | ISO 100
    MT-24 EX TwinLight Flash | Tripod



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    BLACK & RED JUMPING SPIDER
    (Phidippus clarus)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens
    Single Image | 1/6 | f/10 | ISO 640
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch​


    Enjoy!

    Jack

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  9. audax

    audax Arachnopeon

    There are so many phidippus species. I wish some of those were around me...I saw a tutelina last month but I let it escape and I kinda regret that now.
     
  10. xhexdx

    xhexdx ArachnoGod Old Timer

    So many beautiful spiders and beautiful pictures. I need to get to your place and go hunting with you!
     
  11. coco

    coco Arachnoknight Old Timer

    WOW! These pics are beyond amazing! I especially loved the Crab spider ones since im a sucker for those hehe :)
     
  12. John Koerner

    John Koerner Arachnosquire

    There are nearly 100 species of jumping spider alone in the State of Florida ... glad to be here :D




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    Thank you very much. I will put together a Crab Spider series then in the next day or so :D

    Jack


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  13. John Koerner

    John Koerner Arachnosquire

    For the Crab Spider Fans ...

    For the Crab Spider Fans ... 8 new photos :)



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    WHITE-BANDED CRAB SPIDER (M)
    (Misumenoides formosipes)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens | Kenko Extension Tubes
    6-Image Stack | 1/6 | f/9 | ISO 200
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



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    FLOWER CRAB SPIDER (F)
    Aberrant White Phase
    (Misumessus oblongus)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens
    Single Image (Slight Crop) | 1/80 | f/10 | ISO 640
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



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    FLOWER CRAB SPIDER (Juv)
    (Mecaphesa celer)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens
    2-Image Stack (Slight Crop) | 1/10 | f/10 | ISO 200
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



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    GROUND CRAB SPIDER (F)
    (Xysticus sp.)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon MP-E 65mm 1x-5x MacroPhoto
    3-Image Stack (Cropped) | 1/4 | f/10 | ISO 320
    Natural Light | Tripod | RRS Macro Rail | Remote Switch



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    FLOWER CRAB SPIDER (F)
    (Mecaphesa celer)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens
    Single Image | 1/10 | f/10 | ISO 320
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



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    FLOWER CRAB SPIDER (F)
    (Misumenops celer)
    Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens
    Single Image (Slight Crop) | 1/50 | f/9 | ISO 400
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



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    WHITE-BANDED CRAB SPIDER (F)
    (Misumenoides formosipes)
    Canon EOS 7D | EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens | Kenko Extension Tubes
    10-Image Stack | 1/13 | f/10 | ISO 320
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



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    TWIG CRAB SPIDER (M)
    (Tmarus sp.)
    Canon EOS 7D | EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro Lens | Kenko Extension Tubes
    8-Image Stack (Slight Crop) | 1/10 | f/10 | ISO 640
    Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch​



    Enjoy!

    Jack



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  14. Shrike

    Shrike Arachnoprince Old Timer

    Wow, those are some really nice pictures. Beautiful.
     
  15. xhexdx

    xhexdx ArachnoGod Old Timer

    Gorgeous spiders, Jack. Every time I see these pictures I tell myself I NEED to get to your place to go hunting!
     
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