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*New Group Rules-Please Read* Photography and Paintings - *NO FLOWERS ARE ACCEPTED IN THIS GROUP* Please read the new rules.

January Avatar Challenge

This challenge closed almost 7 years ago.

The Challenge

Hello group members. It’s that time again…submit your favorite image into the avatar challenge for January. If your image has won before, please choose a new image. IMAGES MUST BE IN THE GROUP TO PARTICIPATE. Images that are not in the group will be REMOVED WITHOUT WARNING.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for your favorite images. Just remember to vote, vote, vote! PLEASE DO NOT SOLICIT VOTES OR ADD CHALLENGE IN YOUR IMAGE DESCRIPTION. Challenges are meant to be fun. Let your image SPEAK FOR ITSELF.

Rewards & Prizes

Banner for challenge winner and top ten finalists.

Winning image will be the group’s avatar for the month of January.

Challenge winner will be a featured artist on the group’s homepage.

A big THANK YOU from your hosts for participating and voting.

Additional Information

Remember to come back and vote when the challenge opens. Make sure your image is in the group FIRST. Images not following challenge rules will be REMOVED.

Cover Image: Woodland sunset by Alan Mattison


The Top Ten

Wolf in the Middle of a Storm by Yannik Hay

Wolf in the Middle of a Storm by Yannik Hay was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 7 votes.

  • Powerful Descent by Martin Smart
  • Crater Lake - Wizard Island by CarrieAnn
  • Velvet and Gold by Sue  Cullumber
  • Puffed Out by naturelover
  • B R I L L I A N C E  by Lisa G. Putman
  • Humming Bird Checking Me Out by TJ Baccari Photography
  • "Reflection - Reeds and Pond Lilies" by T.J. Martin
  • Nyaleti Young Male 2-3 by Michael  Moss
  • Bad Hair Day - Palm Cockatoo by naturalnomad

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  1. *Avatar/Storm Clouds Gathering - Nature in its Entirety*

    *Avatar/Storm Clouds Gathering - Nature in its Entirety*

    Need a picture of storm Clouds gathering, we need to see either land or sea with the clouds *NO…

    Entries close and voting starts about 21 hours from now

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  1. Large Feathered Friend Challenge

    Large Feathered Friend Challenge

    *We need a Large Feathered Friend for this challenge, nothing smaller than a duck.* *Work ne…

    Voting ends 5 days from now