Macro Photo Competition 2017 No 1 : Entry Number 29

Judges Comment

Superb portrait of this jumping spider, the details are impressive, the sharpness is amazing, what to say superb!

Photographers Comment

Thanks for the mark of excellence! My name is Andreas Beier and i'm from germany. This pic of a juvenile female Phidippus regius was taken with my Olympus OM-D E-M5 MK II, M.Zuiko 60 2.8 + Raynox DCR-250, Meike Speedlite MK-320 + custom diffuser @60mm, f/8, 1/20, ISO 200, flash @ 1/64. It's stacked from 5 handheld images, not cropped.