• Nikon D70 with 60mm macro lens

The infamous Red-back, same family as the Black Widow of North America. Their venom is extraordinarily toxic, but modern antivenenes are very effective.

I try to record the beauty of our world as I see it, using my camera.

My images DO NOT BELONG to the Public Domain. All images are COPYRIGHT © Victoria Burt 2008-2013. All Rights Reserved.

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  • janfoster
    janfosterover 5 years ago

    SHe sure is a good size great capture : )

  • Vickie Burt
    Vickie Burtover 5 years ago

    Thanks Jan.

  • jacqi
    jacqiover 5 years ago

    So that’s what they look like! I’m so glad I never met one when we visited Oz .You were brave!

  • Mary Campbell
    Mary Campbellover 5 years ago

    A bit too close for me.. brave woman that you are.

  • Thanks Mary :-)

    – Vickie Burt

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