Honorable Mention / 2018 / Press / Nature/Environmental

The cracks are beginning to show

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    Christine Bernasconi Photograp
  • Photographer
    Christine Bernasconi

This image depicts the struggle facing one of the worlds most
loved animals - the polar bear (ursus maritimus.) The climate of
our planet is changing rapidly. This magnificent animal is
struggling to adapt in an environment where the temperature is
rising at least twice as fast as the global average. To me, the crack
in this image represents the 'fractured' state of our planet at this

I have been a photographer all my life and reside on the south coast of NSW Australia.
Beauty and nature light me up and I enjoy showing these moments through my lens.

Awards 3rd prize Bronze winner - Tokyo International Fotography Awards 2017 - Editorial/Environmental (Professional) section.
1st prize Sydney Royal Easter Show 2016 - Urban Landscape Section.
Cert 1V photoimaging - Ultimo Tafe - Sydney - 2011 - Outstanding Academic Achievement Award.
Numerous magazine publications and merit awards.
Photography teacher at click walk learn photography. http://clickwalklearn.com.au/