Fascinating Macro Images of Leaping Spiders (Thomas Shahan)

Macro photography is an unusual kind of visual art which assists us capture the loveliness of the tiny world waiting just beneath our noses.

One occupant of this mysterious globe, not visible using the naked eye is the leaping spider which Thomas Shahan arrests in its entire beauty. They have the most ideal eyesight and very powerful rear legs; the two are ideal for strong leaps.

Even though they create silk, it is mostly utilized for shelter and tethering themselves prior to leaps, instead of web weaving. View these pretty and curious predators in the lively photos of Shahan!

Source: Flickr (h/t: deMilked)

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