Extreme Close-Ups

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

Bug Eyed !

This challenge closed about 7 years ago.

The Challenge

This is the first of our fun Challenges for August and is for images as the title suggests of eyes of bugs !
Any type of bug whether it be a dragon/damselfly, a fly,bee ,ant ,moth, butterfly etc etc,the choice is yours but the focus must be the EYES ! and as close as you can get !

Judging / Voting Criteria

Choose one to five of your very favourite images !

Rewards & Prizes

Featured Print and featured artist on the groups Home Page

Additional Information

Please make sure your submission is entered into the group ,and make sure your entry meets the guidelines, any entry not showing the bugs eyes will be removed at the hosts discretion with no prior warning !

Cover Image: Enter the Dragon by hereforfun


The Top Ten

Mean Green -  Erythemis Vesiculosa  (Great Pondhawk dragonfly) by Dennis Jones - CameraView

Mean Green - Erythemis Vesiculosa (Great Pondhawk dragonfly) by Dennis Jones -... was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 14 votes.

  • I only have eyes for you by Lover1969
  • Yellow Jackets Face by Heavenandus777
  • Dragonfly by Jane Marin
  • Smiley the Blue – eyed  Darner  by Chuck Gardner
  • Shy Guy by Louise Robinson
  • Hoverfly Up Close by Keld Bach
  • Fly Eyes by Scott Rowling
  • Praying Mantis Portrait by William C. Gladish
  • Damselfly by Brian Haslam

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