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Берег Северного Ледовитого океана.
The Shipwreck Beach
Natural Paint
Spirit of Adventure
The Island
Яркие краски на склоне горы.
Misty morning
The Aitoliko Spiderweb
Lunch Break
Туман над рекой на восходе.
Fisherwoman at Low Tide
The Aitoliko Spiderweb
Reflection on the Lake
Seattle from Alki Point
Cloud over Yellowstone Falls
Better with time.
Going-to-the-Sun
Thunderstorm in Athens
Journey of a Thousand Miles
Sunset at Panachaiko Summit
Meeting diagonally.
Morning Glory
Fall at Foloi Oak Forest
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The Aitoliko Spiderweb

A massive 300m-long (1000 foot) spiderweb blankets Aitoliko town in West Greece. The web has been built by thousands spiders of the Tetragnatha genus. As they built their web, they kept covering up large parts of the beach, trees, bushes and even animals.

TAGS: Greece, Nature

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Athens, Greece
Member since 2016
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© Alexandros Maragos.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2018
Total Views: 16
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 24, 2018, 1:46 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Focal Length: 200mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO640
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PHOTO LOCATION Aitoliko, Greece