WPY 2018

Photograph Details

Winner 2018

Rising Star Portfolio Award

Michel d’Oultremont, Belgium

Technical specification

Image 1: Canon EOS 5D Mark II + 400mm f2.8 lens; 1/8000 sec at f2.8; ISO 500; Gitzo tripod + Uniqball head
Image 2: Canon EOS 5D Mark III + 400mm f2.8 lens; 1/1600 sec at f2.8; ISO 250
Image 3: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II + 400mm f2.8 lens; 1/1600 sec at f3.2; ISO 320
Image 4: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV + 400mm f2.8 lens; 1/2500 sec at f4; ISO 400
Image 5: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV + 400mm f2.8 lens + 2x extender; 1/400 sec at f8; ISO 400; Gitzo tripod + Uniqball head
Image 6: Canon EOS 5D Mark III + 500mm f4 lens; 1/640 sec at f4.5; ISO 1250


Risnjak National Park, Croatia: latitude 45.35935, longitude 14.964062 Risnjak National Park, Croatia: latitude 45.35935, longitude 14.964062

Risnjak National Park, Croatia

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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.

  • Snow Snooze
  • Dawn of the Squirrel
  • Winter Lattice
  • Dream Duel
  • Silent Skirmish