Closeups in Nature (1 per day Limit) NO DOMESTIC or FARM ANIMALS

Nature Photography, up close (no spiders; minimum man-made)

Avatar Challenge

This challenge closed over 5 years ago.

The Challenge

We are going to change the group avatar for a while and in this challenge are looking for a photo that would look good as the avatar to represent the group The shot you enter must not already be used as the avatar for any other group

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for the shot you would most like to see represent the group

Rewards & Prizes

The winning shot will be used as the new group avatar, the top ten will all receive a banner and the winner and their work will be featured on the group’s front page. In the event that the winning shot will not work correctly in the size of an avatar , we reserve the right to choose the most suitable shot from the top ten

Additional Information

As usual in our challenges your work must be entered into the group to be eligible for the challenge. Any work not complying with this rule will be removed without notice

Cover Image: Pom Pom by Audrey Clarke


The Top Ten

Field Mouse Close Up by JMChown

Field Mouse Close Up by JMChown was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 11 votes.

  • Great White Egret Breeding Plumage by Kathy Baccari
  • Taking Shelter by dilouise
  • Sessile Bellwort (Wild Oats) by T.J. Martin
  • Passion by John Poon
  • three of a kind by Manon Boily
  • Feathery flannel flower ... real close by Michael Matthews
  • Misty by Gayle Dolinger
  • Harlequin Beetle by kwill
  • Little Gem by Carl Olsen

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