Salinity by Twilight


During winter this parched lake gains water that runs down from surrounding paddocks which have all been cleared for crops. Without any exit creeks, it sits still and slowly evaporates during summer, with salt growths and crystals forming on the dead trees.

Quairading, Western Australia 

Canon EOS 7D, EF-S 15Ð85mm f/3.5Ð5.6 IS USM, 1/20, f/13, ISO 400, tripod

by Keith Lightbody, Western Australia