Extreme Close-Ups

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

The Letter *"M"* ~ May Avatar

This challenge closed about 5 years ago.

The Challenge

This is a monthly challenge for the May Avatar.

The challenge is for anything that starts with the letter “M”, as long as it is Extremely Close-Up.

The letter “M” means such things as ‘Monkey, ’Mouse’, ‘Magpie’, ‘Mongoose’, etc.

It does “NOT” mean things like ‘My cat’, ’Mick’s toothpick’.

Remember it must be an Extreme Close-Up.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Voting is to be done by members of the group, please keep it fair, NO TOUTING for votes

Rewards & Prizes

The rewards and prizes are a $20 voucher for the winner, plus bragging rights for all place getters

Additional Information

This challenge will be very carefully moderated and any image that does not fit the criteria will be removed without notice.

Best of luck to all

Cover Image: Mandrill by Clive


The Top Ten

Field Mouse Close Up by JMChown

Field Mouse Close Up by JMChown was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 7 votes.

  • Poser - Muscovy duckling by Marina Herceg
  • Mushrooms, nature's umbrellas by lensbaby
  • Magnolia centre macro by mooksool
  • Marbles by Ingrid Beddoes
  • Lady Orangutan  by Savannah Gibbs
  • coffee mugs by Karen E Camilleri
  • Vervet monkey enjoying his food by jozi1
  • Talking to me, are you? - Praat je tegen mij? by steppeland
  • May-Bug by Russell Couch

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