Extreme Close-Ups

Photography only - Images taken with a Camera using a Macro Lens or Equivalent

Closest Close-Up

This challenge closed almost 8 years ago.

The Challenge

This challenge is looking for that really special, closest of close-ups.
This may be anything from a rusty nail to the most succulent flower and everything in between

Judging / Voting Criteria

Participants should be looking for the best and closest close-up

Rewards & Prizes

The winner will be selected as our new Avatar for a month

Cover Image: Heart of the Orchid - Paph Gael ‘Camira’ AM-AOC by Clive


The Top Ten

Eye-Catching by Jenni77

Eye-Catching by Jenni77 was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 14 votes.

  • Yellow Jackets Face by Heavenandus777
  • Hangin' On by kaw209
  • Sun burst by Kimberley  x ♥ Davitt
  • Dandelion Dew by Danielle Morin
  • The center by sunshine0
  • Sparkles by AlexMac
  • Viola's secret... by Yool
  • Matrix by salsbells69
  • Thread the needle by wildrider58

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