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News photo of the week – forest fire Madeira

In Uncategorized by H. de Pagter / 26/08/2013 / 0 Comments

It feels great when I am announced as photographer of the news photo of the week by the Dutch news site (5 million unique visitors p/month). During my recent stay in Funchal a severe forest fire hit the capitol of Madeira Islands. It was a challenge to make a clear photo of the fire with my Leica M9 in the dark.

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