A simple modification such as blacking out a background can yield dramatic results—as is the case with this photo of an egret. “These birds are magnificent animals,” Soto says, “and I have been photographing them since I was 18 years old.” This is the first Altered Images entry to win the Readers’ Choice award.
||Florida, United States of America
||Canon EOS-1D Mark III
||© Antonio Soto
|Readers Choice Winner