Tag Archives: Aperture


Philodromid Mom

A Running Crab Spider (Family Philodromidae) found in the garden under a lily leaf, guarding her egg case. Running crab spiders are hunters, and do not build webs to capture prey. When hunting they do lay a […]

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Carlo Galliani – The Missing Photograph

Yesterday on The Week on Sunday I directed people to the beautiful macro photography of Carlo Galliani. I had earlier requested his permission to use one of his photos, but his response came too late. […]

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Working it out

Here is a brief example of how I might approach a co-operative subject: When I find an interesting insect to photograph, my first shot is considered as a record only. I keep shooting, trying each time to improve the shot over […]

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