Hell's Gate

RUNNER-UP, JUNIOR

This geothermal spring at Hell’s Gate Geothermal Park in Rotorua made me imagine a satanic summoning ritual with the smell of sulphur, the ominous circle of pine trees and the vast plume of volcanic gases rising to the sky. I felt excited to tell this story through the photo.

Rotorua, New Zealand 

Nikon D750, Sigma 15–30mm f/3.5–4.5 EX DG, 1/500, f/18, ISO 200, handheld

by Fionn Holyoak-Roberts