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

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


This challenge closed about 4 years ago.

The Challenge

Our last challenge of the year is for Birds. After this challenge closes we shall be closing the group on the 21st December until after the Christmas holidays to enable us to enjoy the time with our family

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for your favourite, but please do come back to vote!

Rewards & Prizes

The winner will have their winning shot featured on the group’s front page

Additional Information

As with all our challenges, please remember the photo you enter must be in the group prior to entering the challenge, or it will be removed

Cover Image: Lilac breasted roller up close by jozi1


The Top Ten

Mallard Duckling by Steve  Liptrot

Mallard Duckling by Steve Liptrot was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 13 votes.

  • The Sulphur Crested Cockatoo. Cedar Creek, Qld, Australia. by Ralph de Zilva
  • Juvenile Bald Eagle Portrait v2 by JMChown
  • Snowy Owl by Anthony Hedger Photography
  • Snowy Egret by Savannah Gibbs
  • Yo ! by Michael  Moss
  • Bullfinch (Pyrrhula pyrrhula) by Chris Monks
  • Lilac breasted roller up close by jozi1
  • A Singing Robin by Dorothy Thomson
  • Great Spotted Woodpecker by fernblacker

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  1. Lots of Teeth

    Lots of Teeth

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  1. Fungi or Mushrooms

    Fungi or Mushrooms

    Theme is Fungi or Mushrooms Please make sure that your challenge entry is in the group's gal…

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