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

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

Member's Choice Challenge - Water Birds from all over the world

This challenge closed over 3 years ago.

The Challenge

This time around the topic of choice is WATER BIRDS FROM ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD. A close up of WATER FOWL of some sort, it could be from anywhere in the world but it must be a water bird.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Very simple, just vote for the capture (or captures) you like the most

Rewards & Prizes

Kudo’s, Applause, and virtual high fives
The winner of this challenge will be able to select the subject of the next Challenge.

Additional Information

This can be a direct to challenge entry but we’d LOVE to see your work in our group as well. To qualify for other challenges, it is best if you add your artwork to the group


The Top Ten

Pelican PeekABoo by gcampbell

Pelican PeekABoo by gcampbell was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 6 votes.

  • Water by EbyArts
  • Unruffled Ruff by dilouise
  • It's still springtime by hanspeters
  • Reflections in Pink! by Anthony Goldman
  • Hunting for Breakfast by Vickie Burt
  • ‘Yes, it’s raining – so what?’	 by Thea 65
  • Spoonbill Stork - Flying High - African Wild Birds by LivingWild
  • Sleepy time by Laurie Minor
  • Graceful by Karine Radcliffe

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  1. Flight


    We would like to see all kinds of animals in flight, must be airborn, not still on the ground. …

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