Extreme Close-Ups - Macro Photography only

Macro Images taken with a Camera using a Macro Lens or Equivalent

Extreme Close-Up of an Animals Eye

This challenge closed over 7 years ago.

The Challenge

This Challenge is for an extreme close-up of an eye of any of our four legged friends, be it a horse, a cat or any other four legged animal. This must be of the eye ONLY, we will allow just a very small part of the flesh surrounding it. Please see the thumbnail image for example.
Any image not going be the rules will be immediately rejected without notice.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Voting will run for one week only. Please vote on what you think is a very high quality image of Just The Eye. Please play fair.

Rewards & Prizes

The winner will be our monthly Avatar for the month of October

Additional Information

Remember this is of THE EYE ONLY

Cover Image: Gentle Eye by Clive


The Top Ten

Window to Her Soul by Adrienne Berner

Window to Her Soul by Adrienne Berner was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 20 votes.

  • Eye of the Gharial by Dennis Stewart
  • Blue eyed devil by Raquel Perryman
  • Eye of frog by Patricia  Knowles
  • Golden Gaze by Johanne Brunet
  • Lashes by ApeArt
  • Midnight's Eye by PorcelainPoet
  • Bull's eye by John Spies
  • Into the abyss by jack01
  • Intrinsic by Josie Eldred

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    Extremely Red

    Please show us a *macro* (not closeup) photo of something Red! Red must be the main colour i…

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