Closeups in Nature (3 per day Limit). NO SPIDERS

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

August Features Challenge

This challenge closed over 4 years ago.

The Challenge

This month we are running a challenge for any work that has been featured in the month of AUGUST 2013, so if you receive the feature banner on your work during AUGUST 2013 you may enter the challenge

Judging / Voting Criteria

Simple just vote for your favourite photo

Rewards & Prizes

The winning shot will be featured on our group front page for the rest of the year and a Winner Banner, Top Ten entrants will also receive a Top Ten Banner. In addition you will receive kudos, hi fives and backslapping from your fellow artists. All Top Ten Challenge Winners will be eligible for the Image of the Year Challenge.

Additional Information

The entry must be featured during the month of August 2013 otherwise it will be removed. In addition, the winner of the previous months challenge will be used as an Avatar for the current Feature Challenge.In the case of Joint Winners up to 3 Joint winners will be accepted. If there are more than three the group the host will nominate the final three winners. The hosts decision is final.

Cover Image: Double Take! by dilouise


The Top Ten

Profile.... by Macky

Profile.... by Macky was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 8 votes.

  • Objection M`lord by Ladymoose
  • Zebra Finch - Red Cliff Gorge NT by D-GaP
  • Stained Glass Wings by relayer51
  • Summer Snowflake - April 2012 by cclaude
  • Orange Symphony by T.J. Martin
  • LEMON SPLASH by Rocksygal52
  • Yellow Crysanthemums by Ludwig Wagner
  • Gerbera Daisy by WildestArt

Browse All Entries

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  1. Avatar


    Any photo you like BUT IT MUST BE IN THE GROUP'S GALLERY Please do not use a photo which has…

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  2. Naturally Red

    Naturally Red

    Challenge for something naturally RED in nature Please make sure that your challenge entry i…

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  3. Open Wide!

    Open Wide!

    We would like to see animals with their mouths wide open: for example yawning or roaring, or be…

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