"I wanted to capture a finely detailed macro scene with fallen pohutukawa blossom & I wasn't disappointed when I discovered this perfectly arranged composition. I didn't touch a thing - nor did I need to! I love the placement of the leaves & needles, I think it's quite beautiful."
Equipment: Phase One XF 100Mp Trichromatic + Schneider Kreuznach 120mm blue lens
5 frames stitched, to achieve epic detail & clarity
Exposure: 1/5 sec @ f11 ISO 100
Location: Otama beach, Coromandel Peninsula
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Ideally suited for larger print sizes & splashbacks etc (original file wider if needed)