Sunday 1 November 2020


Vladlena Lapshina, Russia

Whether it’s for the dragonfly or for the shutterbug that’s stepping out for a good catch for the day, perspective matters. So does the angle of vision. The imperfection of the environment, like the tear in the leaf, doesn’t matter. Forget the damage, focus on the advantage.

[This microtale was written for the above photograph, which made it to the finals in the Greenstorm Nature Photography Contest 2020, and was published on the Greenstorm Foundation website.]