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Extreme Close-Ups

Closed for vacation. Photography only - Images taken with a Camera using a Macro Lens or Equivalent

Tree Bark Close Up

This challenge closed over 6 years ago.

The Challenge

Lets see all the fascinating patterns and shapes in the bark of the tree’s…. must be close up ,we don’t want a tree that is standing twenty feet away for instance !

Thanks to Kristina K for suggesting the idea for this challenge and supplying the picture :-))

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for one or more of your faves, try to pic what you think has the most interesting patterns

Rewards & Prizes

Featured image and artist on our group HP !

Additional Information

Please make sure its close, we want to see natural abstract designs in your shot,we don’t want to see the whole tree ,it will be removed if it does’nt fit the guidelines without notice so please make sure you read

Cover Image: No need to comment by Kristina K


The Top Ten

WAVE by Kathie Nichols

WAVE by Kathie Nichols was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 9 votes.

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  • Trying To Speak by Indrani Ghose
  • Rainbow Eucalyptus by J. Sprink
  • The Scream by Segalili
  • Natural Curves by Sally Green
  • Wooden Waves by Josephine Pugh
  • Bark beauty #1 by Virginia McGowan
  • Pedicure Anyone? by AuntDot

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