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Backlit Boris

Photographic Prints

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$8.25
Gene Walls

Williamsport, United States

Sizing Information

Small 8.0" x 12.0"
Medium 12.0" x 18.0"
Large 16.0" x 24.0"
X large 20.0" x 30.0"

Features

  • Superior quality silver halide prints
  • Archival quality Kodak Endura paper
  • Lustre: Professional photo paper with a fine grain pebble texture
  • Metallic: Glossy finish and metallic appearance to create images with exceptional visual interest and depth

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Artist's Description

This is a large Common Brown spider (Neoscona crucifera). I call him Boris (after the old 60’s song by The Who). As he was patiently tending his web, I took a second shot of him from the back side. The backlighting and trees in the bokeh-blurred background added a colorful glow around the “adorable” creature and his well crafted web.
This macro photo was captured on September 10th, 2011 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. It was taken with a Canon EOS 10D through a Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 USM Macro prime lens. The shutter speed was 1/8th sec at f/8. The camera’s ISO was set to 100. A Manfrotto tripod and “pistol grip” head were also used.

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© 2011 Gene Walls
All copyright and reproduction rights are retained by the artist. Artwork may not be reproduced or altered by any process without the express written permission of the artist. A copyright watermark is embedded within the image to guarantee successful prosecution, in the event of any violation.
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