LUMINOUS FUNGI

GHOST FUNGI

OMPHALOTUS NIDIFORMIS

The ghost fungi is eye-catching in the daylight hours. But it is after dark when it truly comes to life. Visible to the eye, a long exposure was all that was needed to pick up the haunting luminosity of this remarkable fungus.

Booderee National Park, New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory

Canon 6D, EF 16–35mm f/2.8L II USM, 15, f/8, ISO 1600, tripod

by Maree Clout