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Archive for July 17, 2010

Spider with Prey – Welcome to a photographic journey through the fields, woods and marshes of New England

Find more of my photographs and information similar to that which I post in this blog in my book Naturally Curious, which is being published this fall.


Fields, especially uncut fields, are filled with all shapes and sizes of insects this time of year, making them a very productive habitat for hungry spiders. This orb web spider, still wearing the morning dew, had met with great success by the time the sun’s rays reached its web.