2008: In Praise of Plants and Fungi
Photos should capture the beauty and importance of plant life in its natural habitat. Judges will be looking for artistic merit and creativity rather than a simple scientific record.
Winner Swamp cypress Cece FabbroView
Runner-up Celebration lily Fredrik EhrenströmView
Specially commended Boletus in the rain Thierry Van BaelinghemView
Highly commended Ancient survivor Koos van der LendeView
Highly commended Saffrondrop bonnets Danny LapsView
Highly commended Leaf drop Darran LealView
Highly commended Bottle in the wind Koos van der LendeView
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