Nature seen through the human eye

Challenge series hosted by Benfr69. Challenges start on Sundays.
Since the dawn of photography we have tried to capture the beauty of nature. In today's context, preservation of nature becomes more essential then ever. The target of this series is to increase the awareness on the fragility of nature by capturing it's beauty in all it's forms. The series will be made up of 7 challenges: - Waterbirds - Mountains - The sea - Nature in the cities - The forest - Lakes and rivers - Wildlife Our nature is fragile and to preserve it for the coming generations is essential for the survival of humanity.
Finished (5 challenges)
Entries: 112
Winners announced: 25th March, 2012 GMT
Winner: Weed
This is the fourth challenge in the "Nature seen through the human eye" series. Our concrete jungles are filled with small havens of green. Parks and trees. Inspiration is everywhere. ( I do apologize to everybody for having been absent this long, but I had a severe health condition which took a year to heal. Thank you for your understanding )
Entries: 200
Winners announced: 13th February, 2011 GMT
Winner: Splash at the bathtub
This is the third challenge in the "Nature seen through the human eye" series. The sea is an essential part of our eco-system. We come from the sea and the preservation of the seas, oceans and life within it is becoming more important today then ever. Show us the beauty of the sea, so that we also remember how fragile they are.
Entries: 199
Winners announced: 23rd January, 2011 GMT
Winner: Climbing Mt Rainier
This is the second challenge in the "Nature seen through the human eye" series. Mountains have always fascinated humans since the dawn of time. Majestic and impenetrable they keep deep secrets and are the witnesses of the passing ages. They also hold a fragile eco-system and are vulnerable to human exploitation. Show us your view on these mighty creations by mother nature.
Entries: 199
Winners announced: 9th January, 2011 GMT
Winner: Sushi for lunch...
Between water, air and earth, waterbirds are fascinating creatures. They represent an essential part of our eco-system and are a fragile link in it. Capture their beauty and show us their splendor.
Entries: 26
Winners announced: 19th December, 2010 GMT
Winner: Girl
Coming to the west from the land of the rising sun, Lolita Fashion, is getting more and more popular now a days among the young and the not so young. Drawing attention to itself and many reactions from people passing by, give us your unique view on this new phenomena. Any type of Lolita can be submitted (Gothic Lolita, Sweet Lolita, Cyber Lolita, etc ... ) as long as it's unusual and...