Closeups in Nature (1 per day Limit) NO DOMESTIC or FARM ANIMALS

Nature Photography, up close (no spiders; minimum man-made)

Mums & Babies (Mammals ONLY)

This challenge closed about 6 years ago.

The Challenge

In this challenge we are looking for photos of Mums and their babies. These can be of any MAMMAL, so no insects or birds please.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for your favourite shot bearing in mind the rules of the challenge and group
Rewards & Prizes

Rewards & Prizes

The winner and top ten will receive a banner providing we have more than 20 entries.
The winner will also be a featured artist.

Additional Information

Your shot MUST be placed into the group BEFORE entering into the challenge.
Any shot not complying with this rule will be deleted without notice.
Sorry about this but as hosts we do not have time to send out reminders to
everyone who does not enter their shot into the group first, so please check before you enter to prevent disapointment!

Cover Image: Squirrel monkey by DutchLumix


The Top Ten

Monkey Love by Robert Chester Lee

Monkey Love by Robert Chester... was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 19 votes.

  • Time to snooze by elsha
  • Oooh.....Such Language.....Close Your Ears Son by Robert Taylor
  • Bornean orangutan by angeljootje
  • A mothers affection by Alan Mattison
  • ~Possum Magic~ by a~m .
  • Mother and New Born by TJ Baccari Photography
  • The Family by Val Saxby
  • Wild Pinto Foal, Red Desert, Wyoming by A.M. Ruttle
  • 'Southern Right Whales' by Ian Berry

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