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

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

Preening - (Birds Category)

This challenge closed over 4 years ago.

The Challenge

June 2012

As the theme suggests, lets see those birds preening – To smooth or clean (feathers) with the beak or bill.

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

PLEASE ADD YOUR IMAGE TO THE GROUP, IMAGES THAT ARE NOT ADDED TO THE GROUP WILL RISK NOT BEING FEATURED IF YOU WIN

Cover Image: Spoonbill Preening by Paulette1021

Completed

The Top Ten

Avian Elegance by WorldDesign

Avian Elegance by WorldDesign was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 7 votes.

  • Great Egret by Savannah Gibbs
  • Bending Backwards by Liz Worth
  • Preening Pelicans by fsmitchellphoto
  • Mallard by Gisele Bedard
  • Preening pelican by Michael Matthews
  • 'P' is for Preening ! by Morag Bates
  • I'm not shy! by NewfieKeith
  • Young Seagull Preening (best seen larger) by MaryinMaine
  • Tufted Duck Having A Wash n Brush Up by lynn carter

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