Sunday, 20th December 2009
The Spider Web
by Philippe Reyntjens
After a South Florida storm, a flock of ibis settled down to rest. This is a sleeping immature ibis with the beginnings of a spider web attached to his leg.
Equipment: Pentax 645, Lens Pentax 600mm F5.6
Philippe has been a professional photographer for over 20 years. He began doing commercial and aerial photography for advertising agencies in New York City, real estate companies, hotel chains such as the Ritz-Carlton, Pepsi-Cola, Calle-Ocho festivities in Miami, FL, and portrait dossiers for professional performers in the classical music world. Philippe developed and printed his work and contracted with other labs to make Cibachrome prints. In recent years he has broadened his artistic skills to include nature and the environment.