Shipwreck, Solomon Islands


Environmental values of the Pacific Ocean and islands are under severe threat from marine and land pollution. Uncontrolled dumping of waste pollutes nearshore waters and land areas of many Pacific islands, compromising ecosystem health and the welfare of people. This image epitomises the scale of the environmental degradation that is occurring.
Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands
Sony A99, 24mm lens, 1/60, f11, ISO 100, UV filter, handheld

by Stuart Chape, Samoa