Macro

Challenge series hosted by Michael Piziak. Challenges start on Wednesdays.
Macro photography
Announced (1 challenge)
Submissions start day: 5th August, 2015 GMT
Submit a macro photo of something that is perforated. Definition: Perforated - pierced with a hole or holes
Open for submissions (1 challenge)
Entries: 60
Voting starts: 5th August, 2015 GMT
Submit a Macro photo connected to Summertime
Finished (51 challenges)
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 29th July, 2015 GMT
Winner: Lady of the Lake
Submit a macro photo of an object that has patina.
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 22nd July, 2015 GMT
Winner: Pulstar
Take a fresh look at ordinary object(s) around your home. Submit a macro photo.
Entries: 52
Winners announced: 15th July, 2015 GMT
Winner: multiple winners
Submit a macro photo of tissue(s).
Entries: 36
Winners announced: 24th June, 2015 GMT
Winner: Foils reflections
Take a macro photograph that has Aluminum Foil or other type of Foil in it.
Entries: 31
Winners announced: 27th May, 2015 GMT
Winner: Silver Threads And Golden Needles
Submit a macro photo related to sewing.
Entries: 63
Winners announced: 20th May, 2015 GMT
Winner: Pixels
Submit a macro photo of technology.
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 29th April, 2015 GMT
Winner: jaws
Submit a macro photo of a part of an animal.
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 22nd April, 2015 GMT
Winner: Jag
Submit a photograph of a detailed part of an automobile.
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 15th April, 2015 GMT
Winner: Three pea
Submit a macro photo of fruit and/or vegetables.
Entries: 52
Winners announced: 8th April, 2015 GMT
Winner: Feathers
Submit a macro photograph of a feather or feathers.
Entries: 55
Winners announced: 1st April, 2015 GMT
Winner: FORKS AND SPOONS
Cutlery - Knives, forks, spoons, etc...
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 11th March, 2015 GMT
Winner: Product of the Fall
Submit a macro photo of something damaged or broken.
Entries: 74
Winners announced: 4th March, 2015 GMT
Winner: Chocolate
Submit a macro photo that users can guess what it is in the comments section under the photo. Photographers, please don't include what the item is in the title or before voting has ended.
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 25th February, 2015 GMT
Winner: my bubble gum
Submit a macro photo of something sticky.
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 18th February, 2015 GMT
Winner: Snowflake
Submit a macro photograph of something shiny.
Entries: 53
Winners announced: 4th February, 2015 GMT
Winner: RED HOT
Submit a macro photograph of something hot.
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 28th January, 2015 GMT
Winner: How Does Nature Do These Things?
Submit a macro photograph of something frozen.
Entries: 49
Winners announced: 14th January, 2015 GMT
Winner: sands of time
Submit a macro photo of grain(s). For example, grain(s) of rice, grain(s) of sand, or grain(s) of wheat.
Entries: 34
Winners announced: 7th January, 2015 GMT
Winner: 20th Century Limited
Submit a macro photo of a toy train or model train.
Entries: 65
Winners announced: 31st December, 2014 GMT
Winner: Colored skeleton
Submit a macro photo of an object that is wet.
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 24th December, 2014 GMT
Winner: Beach Bus
Submit a macro photo of a toy car or part of a toy car.
Entries: 59
Winners announced: 17th December, 2014 GMT
Winner: Pocket Watch
Submit a macro photo of a machine or part of a machine.
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 10th December, 2014 GMT
Winner: Wild rose, morning frosts
Submit a photo of Autumn Seeds on a Bush.
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 3rd December, 2014 GMT
Winner: Single Drop Canna
Submit a photo of a droplet or drops of water.
Entries: 9
Winners announced: 12th November, 2014 GMT
Winner: Old Pipe
Submit a macro image of a pipe used for smoking. Smoke isn't required in the image.
Entries: 29
Winners announced: 5th November, 2014 GMT
Winner: Hand&Chess
Submit a macro image of board game piece(s).
Entries: 45
Winners announced: 22nd October, 2014 GMT
Winner: Spidy
Macro - Action Figure(s)
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 10th September, 2014 GMT
Winner: Eye of a Deadly Viper!
Reptile(s) photo.
Entries: 52
Winners announced: 6th August, 2014 GMT
Winner: Macro - Amphibian
Submit a photo of an Amphibian or Amphibians
Entries: 19
Winners announced: 30th July, 2014 GMT
Winner: Crystals within an Agate Slice
Submit a photograph of crystal(s).
Entries: 45
Winners announced: 23rd July, 2014 GMT
Winner: Jurassic ring
A macro photo of jewelry
Entries: 55
Winners announced: 16th July, 2014 GMT
Winner: reflected seed 5624
Submit a macro photo of seed(s), nut(s), or bean(s).
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 9th July, 2014 GMT
Winner: Young Owl
Take a macro photo of any animals eye(s). Humans are mammals, so that is acceptable too. If you don't have a macro lens, close-up and/or cropped photos are acceptable.
Entries: 59
Winners announced: 2nd July, 2014 GMT
Winner: Drop Collision
Enter a macro photo of water. If you don't have a macro lens, a closeup cropped image is acceptable.
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 25th June, 2014 GMT
Winner: Jumper Reflection
Submit a macro photo of reflection(s) and/or shadow(s).
Entries: 65
Winners announced: 18th June, 2014 GMT
Winner: Siamese twins
Macro photo of Fungi
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 11th June, 2014 GMT
Winner: no winner
A macro photo of Plant(s)
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 4th June, 2014 GMT
Winner: Damselfly
Take a macro photograph of Arthropod(s).
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 28th May, 2014 GMT
Winner: Beauty by Repeat
Take a macro photo of a repeating pattern. If you don't have a macro lens, a closeup cropped image is acceptable.
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 21st May, 2014 GMT
Winner: seashell macro
Take a macro photo of seashell(s). If you don't have a macro lens, a closeup cropped image is acceptable.
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 14th May, 2014 GMT
Winner: Granddad's Nail Box
Take a macro photo of something that is old and made by man
Entries: 60
Winners announced: 7th May, 2014 GMT
Winner: Railroad Watch
Submit a macro photo of something metal.
Entries: 70
Winners announced: 30th April, 2014 GMT
Winner: Crusty
Take a macro photo of rust or corrosion.
Entries: 30
Winners announced: 23rd April, 2014 GMT
Winner: The Great Dictators
Take a macro photo of stamp(s). If you don't have a macro lens, a closeup cropped image is acceptable.
Entries: 50
Winners announced: 16th April, 2014 GMT
Winner: Needle and Threads
Take a macro photo of cloth, fabric, thread or fiber. If you don't have a macro lens, a closeup and/or cropped photo is acceptable.
Entries: 72
Winners announced: 9th April, 2014 GMT
Winner: Glass Table
Take a macro photo of glass. If you do not have a macro lens, a closeup cropped image is acceptable.
Entries: 56
Winners announced: 2nd April, 2014 GMT
Winner: rocks
Submit a macro photo of a rock, mineral, gem, stone, or ore. If you don't have a macro lens, a close up and/or cropped photo is ok.
Entries: 75
Winners announced: 26th March, 2014 GMT
Winner: Knots & Lumps
Take a macro photo of wood or any object made of wood. If you don't have a macro lens, a close-up cropped image is acceptable.
Entries: 70
Winners announced: 19th March, 2014 GMT
Winner: Worth it's salt
Take a macro photo of a single coin, token, scrip(t) or similar metal or plastic object used as money or instead of money. If you don't have a macro lens, a close-up and/or cropped image is acceptable.
Entries: 75
Winners announced: 12th March, 2014 GMT
Winner: untitled-
Take a macro photo of any subject that has vivid colours. If you don't have a macro lens, close-up and/or cropped photos are acceptable.
Entries: 75
Winners announced: 5th March, 2014 GMT
Winner: no winner
Take a macro photo of a toy or portion of a toy. Models are acceptable also. If you don't have a Macro lens, close-up and/or cropped photos are acceptable.