Most of us share our homes and yards with spiders (many more spiders than we realize or care to admit).
I'm a bit arachnophobic but I'm trying my best to overcome that aversion.
Here are a few spiders that I've managed to photograph--in and around our home (mainly outdoors).
Slender Crab SpiderSlender Crab SpiderHarvestmanBold JumperBold JumperMarbled OrbweaverCross OrbweaverOrbweaver Spider (ventral view)Zebra JumperZebra JumperYellow Sac Spider ("prowling" spider)Orb Weaver SpiderCobweb SpiderA Crab SpiderA Tiny Jumping SpiderOrb WeaverA Tiny Jumping Spider