on a Spiderweb
September 2003

Some spiders prefer their webs across grass, rather than hanging suspended. Ground webs are excellent for collecting dewdrops, sometimes quite fine and other times fair-sized drops. The following web has larger drops.
A web worth of dewdrops
Seen closer, these dewdrops are refracting light, reflecting light, or both.

Closeup of web dewdrops

Photo note: Both photos were taken with a Sony F707 digital camera, without and with a closeup filter.

Macros featuring dewdrops: Dew 2003   and   Dew 2001

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