Honorable Mention / 2021 / Nature / Trees

Snow Monsters

  • Photographer
    Atsushi Miyazaki
  • Instagram

his photo was taken at Mt. Zao in Japan.Zao's rime is large, about 4m long, and it looks eerie when the huge rime is lined up as far as you can see.The huge rime covered with snow and ice is rare in the world and can only be seen in a few places.However, at present, most of the trees forming this ice are withered by pests caused by global warming and environmental pollution, and the ice field is in danger of disappearing.

Awards 2019
Nature's Best Photography Asia 2019 LANDSCAPE-HIGHLY HONORED
The International Photography Awards 2019 Professional Nature 2nd Place

The Budapest International Foto Awards 2020 Professional Bronze
The Tokyo International Foto Awards 2020 Professional Bronze