Birthday parties and spiders
This weekend we celebrated my middle daughter, Stella’s, birthday. She invited a number of her friends over for a swimming/sleep-over party. I made breakfast for the eight girls in the morning and one pointed out a little Salticid spider on the table. I picked it up and put it on my arm so that I could photograph it later. This caused a number of eleven year olds a lot of stress but after it climbed up my arm, over my shirt and onto my chin I took it off for a few photos and they relaxed. Anyway, here they are, all taken with the usual rig of MPE65 and twin flash unit. Shot inside on a piece of white board. Special thanks to Galina Azarkina for the ID (Thyenula species)
Many thanks for the visit folks….more to come!