2011: Gerald Durrell Award for Endangered Species - Highly commended
Valter Binotto (Italy)
Apollo at rest
Nikon D300 + 300mm f2.8 lens + converter; 1/250 sec at f4.8; ISO 320; Gitzo tripod; flash.
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