In my previous post, about the stretch of the Wildwood Trail leading up to the Pittock Mansion, I mentioned the colors caught in spiderwebs. And I would like to expand on that a bit here.
The last time I was there, about a year ago, right at the beginning of the hike, I noticed these two perfect spider webs right next to each other.
So many people just walked by and I couldn’t believe it. I stood there with my camera and tried to capture every flicker of color, from the golden glow of the spiders to the full spectrum caught in their webs. Alas, I am nothing more than an amateur and failed to capture the full splendor. My friends and family were ready to walk, eager to reach the mansion, so I had to give up, satisfied only with the memory and an attempt to capture what the eye perceives. Regardless, I hope you enjoy my effort and find some beauty in the result.