Macro

Challenge series hosted by Michael Piziak. Challenges start on Wednesdays.
Macro photography
Announced (1 challenge)
Submissions start day: 3rd December, 2014 GMT
Submit a macro photo of a machine or part of a machine.
Open for submissions (1 challenge)
Entries: 31
Voting starts: 3rd December, 2014 GMT
Submit a photo of Autumn Seeds on a Bush.
Open for voting (1 challenge)
Entries: 60
Votes: 441
Winners announced: 3rd December, 2014 GMT
Submit a photo of a droplet or drops of water.
Finished (27 challenges)
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: Orchid in blue
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.