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The Big Five

This challenge closed over 5 years ago.

The Challenge

The phrase Big Five game was coined by big-game hunters and refers to the five most difficult animals in Africa to hunt on foot. The collection consists of the lion, the African elephant, the Cape Buffalo, the leopard and the rhinoceros, either the black rhinoceros or the white rhinoceros.

What we want to see in this challenge is your best image/artwork of one of the big five species but there can be more than one of that species in the image.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for the most striking image – the one that best depicts that member of the Big Five.

Rewards & Prizes

The winning work will be Featured on our Home Page and the winner will have the privilege of selecting the next challenge topic.

Additional Information

ALL IMAGES MUST HAVE BEEN ACCEPTED INTO OUR GALLERY BEFORE BEING ENTERED INTO THE CHALLENGE.

Cover Image: Black Rhino, Khama Rhino Sanctuary, Botswana, Africa by Adrian Paul

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The Top Ten

Lions Playing In Water by Michael  Moss

Lions Playing In Water by Michael Moss was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 7 votes.

  • In the Eye of the Lion by Jocelyn Pride
  • lioness leap by Rebecca Conroy
  • The Lion's Roar by Erik Schlogl
  • If looks could kill..... by Macky
  • Lion Head by Rustyoldtown
  • King of the Jungle by dawesy
  • Black on White - Black Rhinoceros by Heather Ward
  • Eye-balling a Cape Buffalo by Fineli
  • Lion's siesta by Euphemia

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