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

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

New Hosts means New Avatar

This challenge closed over 3 years ago.

The Challenge

With new hosts, this group needs a new Avatar. If there is one image in your “Close Up” portfolio that is your absolute favourite, that is the one we want to see here. Please remember that the avatar picture needs to represent the group, and there for should fit into the group perimeters.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for the image you feel deserves to win…. REMEMBER …… focus, exposure, detail and composition.

Rewards & Prizes

Your image will represent our group for at least one month, bragging rights, kudos, high fives, whoo hoo’s and cheers and applause from your fellow members!

Additional Information

Please make sure your image has already been submitted to the group. If not, please submit it first.

If your image wins a challenge and it has not PREVIOUSLY been submitted to our group, the win will be FORFEITED!! The image with the next number of highest votes will be the winner.

Images that do not fit within our groups rules and guidelines or within this challenge will be removed without notice.


The Top Ten

Watching Carefully. Pig-tailed Macaque Portrait. Borneo.  by Carole-Anne

Watching Carefully. Pig-tailed Macaque Portrait. Borneo. by Carole-Anne was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 9 votes.

  • Here`s Looking At You by Ladymoose
  • Caterpillar Crawl by L.D. Bonner
  • spots and stripes by gruntpig
  • Icarus by Veronica Schultz
  • (Servaea vestita) Jumping Spider On Flower by Kerrod Sulter
  • Blue Jay Day by Laurie Minor
  • A Thoughtful moment by Steve Randall
  • Drosera fan by kalaryder
  • Monkey family by NatureBeauty

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    Avatar challenge

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