Structure / Order: Weekly Photo Challenge

The challenge this week is ‘to share the structure of something that is typically overlooked.’

“What kind of flower is that?” I wonder, as I spy crumpled pink on the footpath.

“O, oh. Is it dead?” I zoom in.

A couple stops to find out what I’m photographing and before I can say anything to them about poisonous … , he’s picked up a broken branch to touch …

the spider … which grasps the proffered twig and hangs-on in mid-air, while being carried to a near-by tree.

Here it stays, held fast by eight skinny legs – an impressive structure!

Not really scared of spiders … am fascinated by their differences, their webs … their ingenuity and their persistence.

IMG_2840

Tiny spiders like these surely have a sense of humour –  ‘Moustache’ Spiders?

 

Structure

Story Twigs the Imagination! is a blog created by Meg Philp and Copyright © under Australian Law. 

Advertisements

17 thoughts on “Structure / Order: Weekly Photo Challenge

  1. OH, Meg! I’ve heard that Australia has the ten most venomous spiders in the world (and also the ten most venomous snakes and sea creatures.) The photos are fascinating, but I must admit to keeping my distance from spiders whenever possible. You are a daring soul!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Eeeek!!!! I don’t normally mind spiders, but this wee chap, or probably chapess, is a bit of a beast! It reminds me of how I would have imagined Shelob, out of Lord of the Rings 🙂
    And this post has answered my question from a comment you made on my last post, Meg, you are an Australian lass 🙂 Certainly not many dew drops to photo in your neck of the woods!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Pingback: Structure: Fence | What's (in) the picture?

  4. Pingback: WPC: Hidden Structure | Lillie-Put

Leave a Reply to Meg Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.