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

Nature Photography, up close

JANUARY Feature Challenge

This challenge closed over 1 year ago.

The Challenge

This month we are running a challenge for any work that has been featured in the month of JANUARY 2014, so if you receive the Closeups feature banner on your work during JANUARY 2014 you may enter the challenge

Judging / Voting Criteria

Simple just vote for your favourite photo

Rewards & Prizes

The winning shot will be featured on our group front page for the rest of the year and a Winner Banner, Top Ten entrants will also receive a Top Ten Banner. In addition you will receive kudos, hi fives and backslapping from your fellow artists. All Top Ten Challenge Winners will be eligible for the Image of the Year Challenge.

Additional Information

The entry must be featured during the month of JANUARY 2014 otherwise it will be removed. In addition, the winner of the previous months challenge will be used as an Avatar for the current Feature Challenge.In the case of Joint Winners up to 3 Joint winners will be accepted. If there are more than three the group the host will nominate the final three winners. The hosts decision is final

Cover Image: Blue tit - I by Peter Wiggerman


The Top Ten

In the Thicket by TeresaB

In the Thicket by TeresaB was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 4 votes.

  • Heron watching for fish by Celeste Mookherjee
  • Grasshopper by Evelyn Laeschke
  • Kingfisher - I by Peter Wiggerman
  • Melting Ice on a Red Berry by Gilda Axelrod
  • Purple blooms by Elena Skvortsova
  • Monarch by PhotosByHealy
  • Green lunch on a sunny day by jhawa
  • Daffodil Dreams by hummingbirds
  • Portrait of a Redbird by mcstory

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