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

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

Order - Carnivora

This challenge closed almost 7 years ago.

The Challenge

Here is the 6th of our ‘Order’ challenges hope you enjoy them.

You may want to look this one up if you are unsure, it sounds completely simple but atually a lot of people put certain animals in this group which actually belong to another. Example BEARS, they do not belong to this group. Anyway here is a link if you wish to do some homework. Carnivora

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 or livestock animals allowed.

Cover Image: Little Button Nose / Ermine (Short-tailed Weasel) by Ted Busby


The Top Ten

White lion nuzzle by loz788

White lion nuzzle by loz788 was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 4 votes.

  • Fox Kits Drenched and Nuzzling by A.M. Ruttle
  • Leopard (Panthera pardus) in Moremi Wildlife Reserve, Botswana by Neville Jones
  • Well, almost grown up........ by Macky
  • Roaaaarrrrr...!!! by Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
  • Swamp wolf by Anthony Brewer
  • Red fox by evilcat
  • The leader of the pack by Alan Mattison
  • Sproing! by Jay Ryser
  • Raccoon Eyes by Paulette1021

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