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

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

Contrasts - (Technical & Photography Skill)

This challenge closed over 4 years ago.

The Challenge

May 2012

Look for something that stands out from the rest of the shot. In your composition, use the wide end of your zoom (or a wide-angle lens) and get closer and make it so. Look for contrasts of all the things above: colour amid dullness, light among darkness, and so on. MUST BE FROM THE CAMERA NO PHOTOSHOP OR EDITING ALLOWED.

Lets see your fine examples of Contrasts.

Remember the rules NO HUMANS/HUMAN MADE OBJECTS, ZOO ANIMALS, CAPTIVE ANIMALS, PETS, LIVESTOCK, NO FRAMES AROUND IMAGES.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for your favourite and the one that fits the theme best!

Rewards & Prizes

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

Additional Information

ENTRIES MUST BE ADDED TO THE GROUP OR BE DELETED FROM THE CHALLENGE.

Cover Image: Eyes At The Back Of Your Head by alienfunk

Completed

The Top Ten

Tiny little things by Gisele Bedard

Tiny little things by Gisele Bedard was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 5 votes.

  • macro snail by Karl David Hill
  • Skies On Fire by Vince Scaglione
  • Golden Protea by Michael John
  • Reflected Beauty by Martin Smart
  • So Shiny by Liz Worth
  • Pine Barrens Treefrog by Michael L Dye
  • Gecko by Hannah Fenton williams
  • Ladybug Close-up by AnnDixon
  • A Pledge To America: Turning A New Leaf by Alex Preiss

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