The meeting of two ice forms gave rise to an image containing form and texture. Leaning over the side of the Zodiac to shoot close to the water’s surface added depth to the foreground, as well as showing what lay below. A blizzard introduced the additional element of mood.

Gourdin Island, Antarctic Peninsula

Canon EOS 1DX Mk II, Canon EOS 11–24mm f/4L USM, 1/200, f/13, ISO 400, handheld

by Clara Davies