"I've Been Waiting for You"- recently received Loan Collection recognition from the Professional Photographers of America International Photography Competition. This designation is for only the best of the best. This shot was taken at Bolsa Chica State Park in Huntington Beach, CA. Additionally, This little guy won a Best in Show, 1st place for Macro_Close up, Judges Choice and a merit at the fall Santa Clarita Valley Photography Assoc. digital competition held in November of 2012. In a recent Professional Photographers of California competition this photo received a 91 out of 100.
This is a genus of Orb Weaver. It makes a spectacular web at times. Only 50% of 43,000 known spicers make webs, according to the Wall Street Journal, 8/11/2012, pg C12.