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Nature Photography Challenge (wild creatures, plants and places only)

A regular photography contest for Nature lovers who love to learn and teach.

Order - Hymenoptera

This challenge closed almost 7 years ago.

The Challenge

As we are a group for learning I’ve decided to set a few challenges using ‘order’ as the title.

Order – In scientific classification used in biology, the order (Latin: ordo) is a taxonomic rank used in the classification of organisms. Or in simple terms a name given to a group of animals, plants, fungi that are similar in some way, closely related, have something in common.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for your favourite.

Rewards & Prizes

1st place winners will have their photo used as the group Avatar for a period of time.
Then 1st, 2nd and 3rd will have their photo’s permanently posted on the groups Feature Board.
1st place member will be become a featured member.

Additional Information


No humans or human made objects allowed.
No domestic/livestock allowed.

Cover Image: Bee On the Look Out by paintingsheep


The Top Ten

Bee On the Look Out by paintingsheep

Bee On the Look Out by paintingsheep was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 5 votes.

  • the wasp by Manon Boily
  • Common wasp close-up by Gabor Pozsgai
  • working bee by Edyta Magdalena Pelc
  • Bee by elasita
  • Hungry Bee by Alyce Taylor
  • Harvester by Gozza
  • I Bee Collecting More by Kimberly Chadwick
  • Feeding by Dave Godden
  • Wasp on Grevillia by Liz Worth

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