A Vision Of Flight Photography

From jets, airplanes, helicopters, hot air balloons, hang gliders to birds, kites, and insects, this group is for you! Just make sure the subject in your captures is In Flight!

Flying in Groups - BIRDS Only

This challenge closed about 4 years ago.

The Challenge

  1. Must be BIRDS
  2. Must be Flying
  3. Must be more than three (3) to call it a group – the more, the merrier

We’ll have one for aircraft in flight formations soon, I promise :-)

2 weeks for entries, 1 week for voting

Please note: group rules apply (they have been recently edited to make them clearer, please take a look)


  1. As close to straight out of the camera as possible please.
  2. No composites at all. No superimposed images. This is the Vision of Flight Photography challenge group, NOT the Vision of Flight PhotoShop challenge group. Thanks!
  1. WORK THAT DOES NOT LOOK LIKE A PHOTOGRAPH WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED, even if it originally started as a photograph!!
  1. no writing on the images, this is still a photography challenge group, keep images with added writing on them out of this, thank you (unless, of course, the writing is part of the subject)

Judging / Voting Criteria

Please vote for your favourite(s) that fit the theme, as many as they are. Every vote counts!

Rewards & Prizes

  1. Bragging rights
  2. Banners for top ten photos
  3. Features for the Top 10 and 2 host choices (or as many from the top 10 that are in the group, plus the remaining places as ‘hosts’ choices’).

Additional Information

  1. Please remember this is the “Vision of Flight photography” challenge group :-) (not the Vision of Flight Photoshop group!)
  1. Works not added to the group cannot be featured when they end in the top 10 (‘computer says NO’). Adding to the group once the challenge is over will be too late. Please add your work to the group as you add it to the challenge! :-)

Cover Image: Grutto's come back home by THHoang


The Top Ten

RUSH HOUR by Mugsy

RUSH HOUR by Mugsy was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 3 votes.

  • Goodfeathers by Luke Lansdale
  • Go South by THHoang
  • Lots of Cranes by Marvin Collins
  • Migration by Xcarguy
  • Gull Power by Martin Smart
  • Murmuration by GreyFeatherPhot
  • Flying - Port Aransas Texas by Debbie Pinard
  • Bird Flock by AnnDixon
  • 'Terns in flight' by Ian Berry

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