2008: In Praise of Plants and Fungi - Highly Commended
Koos van der Lende (South Africa)
Fuji GX617 panoramic + 90mm lens; 8 secs at f45; Fuji Velvia 50 120mm film; central grey filter to compensate for the one-stop light fall-off to the sides; polarizing filter + four-stop neutral-grey gradual filter; Gitzo heavy-duty tripod; 12 reflector boards.
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