3rd Place and Highly Commended in Global Arctic Awards 2015
[24th January, 2016] It is a great pleasure to let you know that my image of a Black Grouse in backlight reached 3rd Place (PSA Bronze) in Global Arctic Awards 2015. I also achieved a Highly Commended Award (PSA Ribbon) for my picture of a female Black Grouse.
Both images are taken not far from where I live in Norway during the lekking season in spring 2015.
Totally 4,000 images were entered in this year´s competition.
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Female Black Grouse.
Higly Commended image (PSA Ribbon) in Global Arctic Awards 2015. Nikon D4s, Nikkor 400/2.8E, 1/640 sec at f/2.8. ISO 560.
Black Grouse in backlight.
3rd place (PSA Bronze) in Global Arctic Awards 2015.
Nikon D4s, Nikkor 400/2.8E, 1/320 sec at f/3,2. ISO 100.