Photo gallery

Here you have access to my personal photo collection. I have taken thousands of high resolution photographs from over two hundred different species over the past few years. Here are some of my favorites and I hope you enjoy them!

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0.1 Brachypelma smithi

0.1 Brachypelma smithi

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Psalmopoeus irminia and 1st instar slings

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0.1 Eucratoscelus pachypus

 

0.1 Chaetopelma olivaceum

0.1 Chaetopelma olivaceum

0.1 Psalmopoeus cambridgei

0.1 Psalmopoeus cambridgei

0.1 Nhandu Tripepii juvenile

0.1 Nhandu Tripepii juvenile

0.1 Heterothele villosella

0.1 Heterothele villosella

0.1 Monocentropus balfouri

0.1 Monocentropus balfouri

0.1 Avicularia minatrix

0.1 Avicularia minatrix

0.1 Latrodectus mactans

0.1 Latrodectus mactans

Leiurus quinquestriatus

Leiurus quinquestriatus

Pandinus imperator

Pandinus imperator

Parabuthus liosoma

Parabuthus liosoma

 

0.1 Aphonopelma hentzi

0.1 Aphonopelma hentzi

0.1 Augacephalus breyeri

0.1 Augacephalus breyeri

0.1 Chilobrachys huahini

0.1 Chilobrachys huahini

0.1 Haplopelma albostriatum

0.1 Haplopelma albostriatum

0.1 Theraphosa stirmi

0.1 Theraphosa stirmi

0.1 Haplopelma hainanum

0.1 Haplopelma hainanum

 

0.1 Avicularia avicularia

0.1 Avicularia avicularia

0.1 Avicularia metallica

0.1 Avicularia metallica

0.1 Avicularia purpurea

0.1 Avicularia purpurea

0.1 Avicularia urticans

0.1 Avicularia urticans

0.1 Brachypelma albiceps

0.1 Brachypelma albiceps

Brachypelma albopilosum

Brachypelma albopilosum

0.1 Brachypelma auratum

0.1 Brachypelma auratum

0.1 Idiothele mira

0.1 Idiothele mira

0.1 Acanthoscurria genictulata

0.1 Acanthoscurria geniculata

0.1 Encyocratella olivacea

0.1 Encyocratella olivacea

0.1 Ceratogyrus marshalli

0.1 Ceratogyrus marshalli

0.1 Poecilotheria metallica

0.1 Poecilotheria metallica

0.1 Ephebopus murinus

0.1 Ephebopus murinus

0.1 Grammostola pulchra

0.1 Grammostola pulchra

0.1 Hapalopus sp. Colombia large

0.1 Hapalopus sp. Colombia large

0.1 Haplopelma lividum

0.1 Haplopelma lividum

0.1 Heteroscrodra maculata

0.1 Heteroscrodra maculate

0.1 Bumba cabocla

0.1 Bumba cabocla

0.1 Pelinobius muticus

0.1 Pelinobius muticus

0.1 Poecilotheria miranda

0.1 Poecilotheria Miranda

0.1 Poecilotheria vitatta

0.1 Poecilotheria vitatta

0.1 Poecilotheria regalis

0.1 Poecilotheria regalis

0.1 Poecilotheria rufilata

0.1 Poecilotheria rufilata

0.1 Poecilotheria striata

0.1 Poecilotheria striata

0.1 Poecilotheria subfusca (Highland) juvenile

0.1 Poecilotheria subfusca (Highland) juvenile with an odd folio pattern

 

 

0.1 Poecilotheria tigrinawesseli

0.1 Poecilotheria tigrinawesseli

0.1 Poecilotheria subfusca (Lowland)

0.1 Poecilotheria subfusca (Lowland)

0.1 Stromatopelma calceatum

0.1 Stromatopelma calceatum

0.1 Pterinochilus murinus

0.1 Pterinochilus murinus

Grammostola pulchra breeding

Grammostola pulchra breeding

0.1 Megaphobema robustum

0.1 Megaphobema robustum

0.1 Brachypelma boehmei

0.1 Brachypelma boehmei

0.1 Pamphobeteus antinous

0.1 Pamphobeteus antinous

Avicularia versicolor and eggsac

Avicularia versicolor and eggsac

Ultimate male Phormictopus cancerides

Ultimate male Phormictopus cancerides

0.1 Monocentropus Balfouri

0.1 Monocentropus Balfouri

Psalmopoeus irminia 1st instar

Psalmopoeus irminia 1st instar

Ultimate male Heterothele villosella

Ultimate male Heterothele villosella

Chilobrachys fimbriatus breeding

Chilobrachys fimbriatus breeding

Bumba cabocla breeding

Bumba cabocla breeding

0.1 Xenesthis intermedia

0.1 Xenesthis intermedia

0.1 Ceratogyrus brachycephalus

0.1 Ceratogyrus brachycephalus

0.1 Ceratogyrus brachycephalus

0.1 Ceratogyrus brachycephalus

Avicularia versicolor breeding

Avicularia versicolor breeding

0.1 Pamphobeteus ultramarinus

0.1 Pamphobeteus ultramarinus

0.1 Iridopelma sp. recife

Iridopelma sp. recife breeding

Ultimate male Haplopelma longipes

Ultimate male Haplopelma longipes

Ultimate male Grammostola pulchra

Ultimate male Grammostola pulchra

Babycurus jacksoni

Babycurus jacksoni

0.1 Aphonopelma burica

0.1 Aphonopelma burica

0.1 Cyclosternum fasciatum

0.1 Cyclosternum fasciatum

Nhandu Chromatus 1st instar

Nhandu Chromatus 1st instar

0.1 Euathlus sp. green

0.1 Euathlus sp. green

0.1 Eupalaestrus campestratus

0.1 Eupalaestrus campestratus

0.1 Phormictopus cancerides

0.1 Phormictopus cancerides

Ultimate male Avicularia versicolor

Ultimate male Avicularia versicolor

Nhandu chromatus eggs with legs

Nhandu chromatus eggs with legs

 

 

 

Ultimate male Iridopelma sp. recife

Ultimate male Iridopelma sp. recife

Encyocratella olivacea spiderling

Encyocratella olivacea spiderling

0.1 Ephebopus cyanognathus

0.1 Ephebopus cyanognathus

0.1 Poecilotheria regalis

0.1 Poecilotheria regalis

Scolopendra alternans (Southern Florida Species)

Scolopendra alternans (Southern Florida Species)

Avicularia urticans with eggsac

Avicularia urticans and eggsac

Avicularia urticans 1st instar

Avicularia urticans 1st instar

0.1 Aphonopelma schmidti

0.1 Aphonopelma schmidti

Hadogenes paucidens

Hadogenes paucidens

Aphonopelma moderatum

Aphonopelma moderatum

0.1 Cyriopagopus sp. sumatran tiger

0.1 Cyriopagopus sp. sumatran tiger

0.1 Avicularia versicolor

0.1 Avicularia versicolor

0.1 Poecilotheria regalis

0.1 Poecilotheria regalis

Brahypelma auratum Immature male

Brahypelma auratum Immature male

Brachypelma boehmei juvenile

Brachypelma boehmei juvenile

Avicularia urticans 1st & 2nd instars

Avicularia urticans 1st & 2nd instars

0.1 Chromatopelma cyaneopubescens

0.1 Chromatopelma cyaneopubescens

Idiothele mira 2nd instar

Idiothele mira 2nd instar

Idiothele mira 2nd instar

Idiothele mira 2nd instar

0.1 Poecilotheria rufilata

0.1 Poecilotheria rufilata

0.1 Poecilotheria rufilata

0.1 Poecilotheria rufilata

Ultimate male Aphonopelma schmidti

Ultimate male Aphonopelma schmidti

Idiothele 1st instar

Idiothele mira 1st instar

Idiothele 1st instar

Idiothele mira 1st instar

Avicularia urticans 1st instar

Avicularia urticans 1st instar

0.1 Brachypelma albiceps

0.1 Brachypelma albiceps

Avicularia urticans 1st instar

Avicularia urticans 1st instar

0.1 Poecilotheria metallica

0.1 Poecilotheria metallica

Bumba cabocla (ex. Maraca) 1st instar

Bumba cabocla (ex. Maraca) 1st instar

0.1 Thrixopelma pruriens

0.1 Thrixopelma pruriens

Xenesthis sp. Blue

Xenesthis sp. Blue

0.1 Avicularia purpurea

0.1 Avicularia purpurea

Bumba cabocla (ex. Maraca) eggs with legs

Bumba cabocla (ex. Maraca) eggs with legs

Ctenolophus sp., Gorgyrella sp.?

Ctenolophus sp.?, Gorgyrella sp.?

Ultimate male Pamphobeteus platyomma

Ultimate male Pamphobeteus platyomma

0.1 Phlogius sp. stents

0.1 Phlogius sp. stents

0.1 Pamphobeteus platyomma

0.1 Pamphobeteus platyomma

0.1 Aphonopelma schmidti

0.1 Aphonopelma schmidti

0.1 Avicularia diversipes

0.1 Avicularia diversipes

 

Avicularia versicolor

Avicularia versicolor spiderling

Iridopelma sp. recife

Iridopelma sp. recife spiderling

Ephebopus cyanognathus

Ephebopus cyanognathus spiderling

Ephebopus cyanognathus

Ephebopus cyanognathus spiderling

Xenesthis immanis spiderling

Xenesthis immanis spiderling

Lampropelma sp. borneo black

Lampropelma sp. borneo black juvenile

Pamhobeteus nigricolor spiderling

Pamhobeteus nigricolor spiderling

Heterothele gabonensis juvenile

Heterothele gabonensis juvenile

Latrodectus mactans with eggsac

Latrodectus mactans with eggsac

Smeringurus mesaensis

Smeringurus mesaensis

Ctenolophus sp.?, Gorgyrella sp.?

Ctenolophus sp.?, Gorgyrella sp.?

Hottentotta hottentotta

Hottentotta hottentotta

0.1 Pamphobeteus antinous juvenile

0.1 Pamphobeteus antinous juvenile

Brachypelma smithi breeding

Brachypelma smithi breeding

0.1 Poecilotheria tigrinawesseli

0.1 Poecilotheria tigrinawesseli

Ultimate male Chromatopelma cyaneopubescens

Ultimate male Chromatopelma cyaneopubescens

0.1 Chromatopelma cyaneopubescens

0.1 Chromatopelma cyaneopubescens

Ultimate male Idiothele mira

Ultimate male Idiothele mira

0.1 Tapinauchenius gigas

0.1 Tapinauchenius gigas

Poecilotheria metallica juvenile

Poecilotheria metallica juvenile

0.1 Hysterocrates gigas

0.1 Hysterocrates gigas

0.1 Ephebopus uatuman

0.1 Ephebopus uatuman

0.1 Pamphobeteus fortis

0.1 Pamphobeteus fortis

0.1 Poecilotheria ornata

0.1 Poecilotheria ornata

0.1 Poecilotheria formosa

0.1 Poecilotheria formosa sub adult

0.1 Poecilotheria ornata

0.1 Poecilotheria ornata

 

0.1 Poecilotheria ornata

0.1 Poecilotheria ornata

 

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0.1 Harpactira pulchripes

 

 

0.1 Harpactira pulchripes

0.1 Harpactira pulchripes

0.1 Harpactira pulchripes

0.1 Harpactira pulchripes

Ultimate male Eucratoscelus pachypus entering a females burrow.

Ultimate male Eucratoscelus pachypus entering a females burrow.

0.1 Poecilotheria metallica

0.1 Poecilotheria metallica

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0.1 Cyriopagopus / Haplopelma hainanum.