WPY 2013

Photograph Details

Winner 2013

Eric Hosking Portfolio Award

Connor Stefanison, Canada

Technical specification

Image 1: Canon EOS 5D Mark II + 16-35mm f2.8 lens at 16mm; 1/13 sec at f8; ISO 1600; Canon 580 EXII flash + Canon 580 EX flash + Canon 430 EX II flash; Vello FreeWave Plus wireless remote shutter; tripod.
Image 2: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV + 500mm f4 lens at 700mm + 1.4x extender; 1/15 sec at f6.3; ISO 400; Canon 580 EX II flash; Custom Brackets flash bracket; Better Beamer flash extender.
Image 3: Canon 5D Mark II + 70-200mm f2.8 lens at 115mm + Kenko circular polarising filter; 1 sec at f11; ISO 100.
Image 4: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV + 500mm f4 lens at 500mm; 1/2500 sec at f8; ISO 500.
Image 5: Canon EOS 5D Mark II + 16-35mm f2.8 lens at 16mm; 0.3 sec at f20; ISO 100; Canon 580 EX II flash + built-in diffuser and white card; Vello FreeWave Plus wireless remote shutter.
Image 6: Canon EOS 5D Mark II + 70-200mm f2.8 lens at 150mm; 1/125 sec at f7.1; ISO 1000.


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Connor Stefanison

Connor Stefanison, Canada

Living in British Columbia in Canada, Connor has first-hand experience of the wilderness, and his photography draws on the knowledge he has gained through a life spent outdoors. Since taking up photography in 2008, Connor has worked as a photographic instructor and photojournalist. He holds a biology degree in ecology, conservation, and evolution from Simon Fraser University.

  • Silent flight
  • Hot-spring magic
  • Lucky pounce
  • Evening peace
  • Camouflage
  • Night of the mountain goats
  • Creekside nursery
  • Hot-spring skeletons
  • Aerial buffet
  • A black bear looks in
  • Raven strut