Gentle Touch

PORTFOLIO PRIZE

As these nankeen kestrels mate, the male balances on the female’s back with its claws pointed inward, careful not to pierce the female’s delicate skin. 

Dee Why, New South Wales

Canon 5D Mk III, Canon 800mm f/5.6 L IS + x1.4 extender, 1/2500, f/11, ISO 1600, Miller tripod with Wimberley gimbal head

by Ofer Levy, New South Wales