Parasol Fungus in the Mist

BOTANICAL

In early spring I found a pile of wood-chip mulch covered in these delicate parasol mushrooms. Each morning for a week I was up early, pushing my macro lens through the fungal forest as golden light bloomed behind with the sunrise.

Lake McDonald Botanical Gardens, Sunshine Coast, Queensland

Canon EOS 5D Mk II, Canon 100mm macro lens, 1/800, f/3.5, ISO 800, handheld

by Raoul Slater, Queensland