Barbara Jensen Vorster

Camera: Canon EOS R5

Lens: Canon RF 100-500 mm

Aperture: f8

Shutter speed: 1/640

ISO: 320

Description: Ebony & ivory, black & white ... the age old paradox. The symmetry we all strive for - or not?

Story from behind the lens: We so often drive past the common zebra - they become part of the Mara landscape - especially during migration time. I wanted for so long to celebrate the zebra is a classic, almost over-processed photo to emphasise the juxtaposition between white and black. I wondered if we did see them in this over-processed manner in the "real world" whether we would then stop and notice the beauty in their simplicity .....