JungleDragon is a nature and wildlife community for photographers, travellers and anyone who loves nature. We're genuine, free, ad-free and beautiful.


Adult Male Jumping Spider - Phidippus putnami By Thomas Shahan (http://thomasshahan.com) Araneae,Arthropoda,Insects,Jumping Spider,Macro,Phidippus putnami,Spider,United States of America Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

    comments (10)

  1. Wow!! Beautiful! And what a beautiful spider! Posted 8 years ago
  2. Great ! Posted 8 years ago
  3. I keep coming back to looking at spider macro shots. On the one hand I am arachnophobic. But on this level of detail they seem fascinating and quite beautiful. Posted 7 years ago
    1. I feel exactly the same way: scared yet fascinated :) Posted 7 years ago
  4. What en excellent macro.Congration! /István Posted 7 years ago
  5. Tremendous image! i am surprised that you were able to capture so much depth of field with such a short distance to the subject. You didn't happen to use focus stacking, did you? Posted 6 years ago
    1. Tom, I have to clarify that this photo is not by me, but posted by me with permission of Thomas Shahan. This is indicated below the title. Posted 6 years ago
  6. Thomas Shahan...... His pictures (and youtube video) are the reason i started reversed lens photography. Posted 3 years ago
    1. He's the king of macro insect photography for sure, but also the person bringing jumping spiders to the masses for the first time. They are so small that most people have no clue they even exist. Posted 3 years ago
  7. Stunning image. Posted one year ago

Sign in or Join in order to comment.

''Phidippus putnami'' is a species of jumping spider that is found in North America.

Similar species: Spiders
Species identified by Ludo Sak
View fchristant's profile

By fchristant

All rights reserved
Uploaded Mar 31, 2011. Captured Aug 11, 2010 16:48.