Sunday, 7 August 2011

Piggy Back

Piggy Back by julian sawyer
Piggy Back, a photo by julian sawyer on Flickr.

This mornings wander was right to the end of Durlston Bay, to the rocks at the Head. Not an easy walk, but as long as you keep an eye on the tides and the cliffs you should be fine. Under on of the larger rocks was this tiny spider with her back covered in spiderlings. I had to over-expose this a little, otherwise you couldn't make out the youngsters. The adults spider was about 5mm from leg to leg and looked a bit surprised when the flash went off! Hope I didn't wake the kids...

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