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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.

YOU CHOOSE - Life in Temperate Seas

This challenge closed almost 5 years ago.

The Challenge

The Challenge
This is our 8th challenge in the ‘YOU CHOOSE’ series and as Eric Schlogl won ’YOU CHOOSE’ – Gastropods challenge, Eric has chosen this theme.

Life in Temperate Seas

For this challenge we are looking for sea life in any waters north of the Tropic of Cancer and south of the Arctic Circle, as well as any waters south of the Tropic of Capricorn and north of the Antarctic Circle. So “temperate seas” would include for example the North Sea, the Mediterranean Sea, some of the coast of the US (not Alaska), the waters around New Zealand, etc.

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 posted on the groups Feature Board.
1st place member will be become a featured member.

Additional Information


Cover Image: Searching the sands. by yook


The Top Ten

Searching the sands. by yook

Searching the sands. by yook was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 3 votes.

  • Giant Cuttlefish by naturalnomad
  • Keeping Up with Mother by Carl Olsen
  • Whale Diving 2 by Werner Padarin
  • The beach comes alive - Coos Bay, Oregon by Doty
  • Eastern Blue Devil, Shark Point, Sydney by Erik Schlogl
  • Grey seals resting by hummingbirds
  • Diving pilot whale by Robert Kelch, M.D.
  • Real Live Sea Anenome by AnnDixon
  • Shell home - inhabitant inside by steppeland

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