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Docent's Hand
A tree full of birds at Bosque del Apache afternoon
Lavander mist
Low tide on Gili Air Island.
The Moon
Working at the Salineras salt pans in Peru
Daybreak at Nubble Light
Lioness and her baby.
"Hunters Chapel -Como, Mississippi
on the highway
Young sunflower
Golden Orb Weaver Spider
SALE, Canon EOS Rebel T6
Beautiful Flowers of Summer
christmas autumn
On their homebuilt boat in Copenhagen
Momma and her baby just chilling in Gir national park, India.
Quill of the Bird-Queen 2
Cloud formations at sunset, Cherry Springs State Park, Pa.
Aurora over Lake Torneträsk
restaurant in Bogotá, Colombia
X, Santa Rosa, NM
At Play
14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Golden Orb Weaver Spider

Visitors to Khao Yai National Park are in the heart of deep jungle and are exposed to all kinds of wildlife. We were headed down a trail behind our cabin and we were so focused on the leaches on the ground that we didn't notice the web until we walked into it. The web filaments are so sturdy that we didn't even damage the web. At the time the spider wasn't visible, so we hurried under it and continued on our way. On the way back up the trail, the spider was out. I got as close as I dared. It turns out while being fairly large, they aren't at all aggressive, and some Thai's eat them.

TAGS: Thailand

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Penacook, New Hampshire, United States of America
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© Larry York.
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Date Taken: 06.2014
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