ALIGNING PLANETS

WINNER, Botanical

GRASS TREE

XANTHORRHOEA SP.

Two planets align, Venus and Jupiter, aside this giant grass tree. Off-camera flash was used to backlight and add/keep important detail in the shot. Perfectly still conditions were also required to set this up.

Flinders Ranges, South Australia
Nikon D800, Nikon Lens 14–24mm, 30, f/2.8, ISO 3200, flash off camera, tripod

by Julie Fletcher