Moss spores

BOTANICAL – Runner–up

Mosses and Lichens comprise much of the understorey on the forested slopes of the mountain. There are immense gardens and carpets of Mosses which, on closer investigation, reveal an amazing array of life, shapes and textures so often missed by many. This is just one of them.

Mt Wellington, Tasmania

Canon 1Ds MkIII, 100mm, 1/60, f2.8

by Wolfgang Glowacki, Tasmania