Extreme Close-Ups

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

The Very Heart of the Flower

This challenge closed over 7 years ago.

The Challenge

We want to see the very heart of the flower, centers , stamens but must be as close as possible,we will accept seeing a very small part of the petals. We will not accept flowers which are showing to much petal, this challenge is for the VERY HEART OF THE FLOWER ONLY

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote on one to five of your favourite images

Rewards & Prizes

Featured Artist and featured print on the groups homepage ,bragging rights to other members ,accolades from your hosts !!

Additional Information

All images not fitting the guidelines will be removed at the judges discretion with no warning, no toting for votes please ,keep it fair !

Cover Image: Clematis Heart by hereforfun


The Top Ten

Reaching Out   by naturelover

Reaching Out by naturelover was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 8 votes.

  • Stepping Stone Circus by Milton Gan
  • Spring Glows Bright  in a Saffron Crocus  by Chuck Gardner
  • The very heart... by Paul McGuire
  • Magnolia Heart by JuliaWright
  • Color and Curl by Stacy Colean
  • Yellow Calla1 by debsrockine
  • Inner Secrets by Teresa Zieba
  • To the very heart....... by GayeLaunder Photography
  • Dandilion by Sue Nueckel

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