WPY 2014

Photograph Details

Winner 2014

Special Award: Rising Star Portfolio Award

Michel d'Oultremont, Belgium

Technical specification

Image 1: Canon EOS 5D Mark III + 500mm f4 lens; 1/2000 sec at f4.5 (+2 e/v); ISO 800; Feisol Elite CT-3372 tripod.
Image 2: Canon EOS 5D Mark III + 500mm f4 lens; 1/250 sec at f4 (+0.6 e/v); ISO 2500; hide.
Image 3: Canon EOS 5D Mark III + 500mm f4 lens; 1/2000 sec at f4.5; ISO 400.
Image 4: Canon EOS 5D Mark III + 500mm f4 lens; 1/4000 sec at f4; ISO 400; aquatic hide.
Image 5: Canon EOS 5D Mark III + 500mm f4 lens; 1/500 sec at f5 (+0.3 e/v); ISO 800; Feisol Elite CT-3372 tripod.
Image 6: Canon EOS 5D Mark III + 500mm f4 lens; 1/2000 sec at f8 (+0.6 e/v); ISO 500.


Vlaardingen, The Netherlands: latitude 51.907, longitude 4.29081 Vlaardingen, The Netherlands: latitude 51.907, longitude 4.29081

Vlaardingen, The Netherlands

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Michel d'Oultremont

Michel d'Oultremont, Belgium

Michel’s passion for nature began as a child growing up in the beautiful surroundings of a small village in Belgium. He started taking pictures as a teenager. His photography is guided by the emotions that the natural world evokes in him. By photographing animals in their environment, he hopes to help raise awareness of the beauty of nature and the importance of conservation.

  • The marsh at dawn
  • Forest stag
  • Dusk transition
  • Reed pastels
  • Frozen repose