ANIMAL PORTRAIT – Highly commended
The first rains of the wet season (October and November) mark the beginning of the Red Crab migration on the island. Millions of adult Crabs migrate from the middle of the island to the coast, where they breed and release their eggs.
Christmas Island, Australia
Nikon D80, 10.5 mm, 1/120, f8, external handheld flashby Justin Gilligan, New South Wales