• Aperture: ƒ/13
  • Camera: NIKON D4
  • Taken: 11 December, 2014 15:10
  • Focal length: 210mm
  • ISO: 2000
  • Shutter speed: 1/20 s

The virgin forest surrounding the Amazon Research and Conservation Center is home to a large number for spider species, and this one was perhaps the most visible of all, as the web was hanging out in the open, between trees, at less than 2 meters above the ground.

Golden silk orb-weaver (Nephila sp)

Please help me identify it – leave a comment 🙂