Closeups in Nature (2 per day Limit) NO DOMESTIC or FARM ANIMALS

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

Subjects Starting with the letter A or Z

This challenge closed almost 3 years ago.

The Challenge

This is a challenge to showcase your favourite image starting with the letter A or Z. It can be any subject as long as its common or scientific name starts with A or Z. Please assist moderator by including the name in the description or title.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Choose the image that you like the best, considering composition and clarity. You may choose more than one.

Rewards & Prizes

Plaudits, Kudos and Back Slapping.
Also, Banner for Winner and a Top Ten Banner if there are more than 15 entrants. The winner will choose the subject for the next months challenge.

Additional Information

The image must be approved in the group prior to submission to challenge otherwise it will be removed without notice.

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: Zebra Profile by Steve Randall


The Top Ten

Simplicity by Karine Radcliffe

Simplicity by Karine Radcliffe was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 6 votes.

  • Zebra Finch - Red Cliff Gorge NT by D-GaP
  • Black & White by Macky
  • Atalanta Vanessa by ienemien
  • Eye of the Zebra by krishoupt
  • Arum Lily Frog by Lee Jones
  • Zebra reflection by Erik Schlogl
  • Watering Hole by phil decocco
  • Zebra Longwing Butterfly on Lantana by AnnDixon
  • Zebra in Black and White by Carole-Anne

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