WINNER, Portfolio Prize

I loved the shape of the washed out driftwood on the bright sand, nestled amongst a small forest of orange succulents.  But it also reflects a sad fact: once a freshwater oasis, this area is now six times saltier than the ocean as a result of over clearing.

Lake Ninan, Western Australia

Canon EOS-1D X, Canon EF 16-35 mm f/2.8L IS USM at 16 mm, 1/80, f/11, ISO 100, handheld

by Georgina Steytler