Amateur Photographers' Association (3 per day)

A Proud Amateur: more advanced than a beginner, and not a professional? Come on in!


This challenge closed over 4 years ago.

The Challenge

To win this Challenge, submit your best image portraying “sleep.”

Image must be accepted into the group’s gallery prior to voting
(or it may be removed without warning) — no other specific rules apply.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for the image(s) of your choice.

Rewards & Prizes

A permanent Virtual Gallery showcasing 12 of your images
(chosen by the host – CRose); Top 10 Banners.

Additional Information

If your image doesn’t fit the theme, it will be removed.
If your work is not in the group, it will be removed.
Previous Virtual Gallery Winners are ineligible to participate.

I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I’m awake, you know?
(Ernest Hemingway)

Cover Image: I am Stretched on Your Grave by Rebecca Reist


The Top Ten

Fennec Fox by SD Smart

Fennec Fox by SD Smart was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 12 votes.

  • "Asleep in Berlin" - II by Ell-on-Wheels
  • Paris - Just a little nap. by Jean-Luc Rollier
  • Cloud 9 by Melissa Dickson
  • I am Stretched on Your Grave by Rebecca Reist
  • Afternoon nap by Mark Smart
  • Let Sleeping 'Togs' Lie ! by Billlee
  • Afternoon Nap  by Ethna Gillespie
  • ZZZzzzzzz by Tom Newman
  • Sleeping Beauty by Carla Jensen

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