Nicholas Moir / Sony World Photography Awards
A three-year drought, combined with staff cuts
and debate over the effectiveness of hazard-
reduction-burn, has led to a series of
catastrophic bush fires in Australia. These have
killed 20 people, destroyed thousands of homes,
and led to the deaths of millions of animals.
Camera: Nikon D
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.
Exposure: 1/500 sec, f/10, ISO