BAT BLURS

INTERPRETIVE - Winner

GREY-HEADED FLYING FOX, PTEROPUS POLIOCEPHALUS

A single grey-headed flying fox captured in two stages of flight using a combination of slow shutter speed, ambient light and rear curtain flash. The darker ghostly silhouette was captured with the ambient light and slower shutter speed then the flash fires capturing a second impression of the bat.

Balgowlah, Sydney, New South Wales

Canon 5D Mk ll, EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 IS USM, 1/5, f/14, ISO 400, Canon 580ex flash fired in Rear Curtain Sync mode, handheld

by Marc Lynch, New South Wales