SILVER AWARD: SHOAL : 30.41N 157.51E

Photograph by

Mandy Barker ARPS (UK)

About this image

The image from the series SHOAL, was taken on a scientific research expedition to examine marine plastic debris as a result of the Japanese Tsunami. Micro plastic particles and objects retrieved at this grid reference point were photographed on board the 72-foot yacht, which sailed from Japan to Hawaii in June 2012.