Challenge series hosted by andy_uk63. Challenges start on Saturdays.
Finished (23 challenges)
23. Electric!
Entries: 75
Winners announced: 18th June, 2016 GMT
Winner: Barrel Cactus In Bloom
In this challenge I want to see images that show the power of electricity...
Entries: 38
Winners announced: 11th June, 2016 GMT
Winner: Berrima Fireplace
Let's see your best shot that fits the theme of 'Fireplaces'
Entries: 75
Winners announced: 4th June, 2016 GMT
Winner: Love to be green
In this challenge I want to see a shot where the main subject is an animal, bird or insect whose main colour is green.
20. Boats X2
Entries: 93
Winners announced: 28th May, 2016 GMT
Winner: Lake Kilstivatnet
For this challenge I want to see photos with TWO boats as the main subject. Images with one boat or more than 2 will be disqualified! Good luck!
19. Gothic
Entries: 65
Winners announced: 21st May, 2016 GMT
Winner: The Gothic Temple
Use your imagination to sum up the title of this challenge.
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 14th May, 2016 GMT
Winner: Gateway to the Urban Jungle
Quite simply let's see your best pano shot... The pano can be horizontal or vertical but, to be allowed as a pano, the long side must be at least 2.5 times as long as the short side.
Entries: 30
Winners announced: 7th May, 2016 GMT
Winner: daisy drops
In this challenge I want to see objects magnified by something other than your camera lens. It could be a magnifying glass or water droplet, anything that will magnify the object that is not part of your camera but it must be clear in the image what has been used as the magnifier. Good luck!
Entries: 5
Winners announced: 30th April, 2016 GMT
Winner: Mick Jagger in Cuba
To commemorate the Rolling Stones exhibition opening in London this week, let's see your best picture of anything to do with the Rolling Stones....
15. Castles
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 23rd April, 2016 GMT
Winner: Schloss Johannisburg
Just simply your best shot of a castle.... Please state the name of the castle and where it is in your title or description.
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 16th April, 2016 GMT
Winner: Tactical Approach
Showcase your best shot of a bird or birds in flight....
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 9th April, 2016 GMT
Winner: My garden in springtime
Show off your garden in its best light. It can be at any season and it can depict any flora or fauna (as long as it's clear that it was taken in your garden), but only private gardens please - I don't want to see what the professionals are doing at Kew or Chelsea!
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 2nd April, 2016 GMT
Winner: Peek-Aboo
The vernal equinox, heralding the beginning of Spring is just round the corner so lets see your photro that best depicts this wonderful season of new life!
Entries: 30
Winners announced: 26th March, 2016 GMT
Winner: Sometimes a carrot...
Lets see your best bunny shots! It could be a wild animal or a pet as long as it's alive! No cuddly toys please!
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 19th March, 2016 GMT
Winner: Jumping Spider 04
Let's see your best shots of anything to do with spiders. I will accept shots of just the web but no artificial spiders please!
9. Window
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 12th March, 2016 GMT
Winner: Holy shadiness
The OED definition of 'window' is: 'An opening in the wall or roof of a building or vehicle that is fitted with glass in a frame to admit light or air and allow people to see out' Please submit your best image that fits this definition. Any entry that doesn't fit the above definition will be disqualified.
Entries: 100
Winners announced: 5th March, 2016 GMT
Winner: Windmills at Kinderdijk, The Netherlands
Submit your best windmill photo. Simple as that!! ;-) Please give the location of the windmill in the title or description.
Entries: 99
Winners announced: 27th February, 2016 GMT
Winner: St. George Island
Let's see your best wildlife shots that fit the theme of the title. Must be a wild animal/bird/insect though - no domestic pets please.
6. Statues
Entries: 75
Winners announced: 20th February, 2016 GMT
Winner: S T U F F · H A P P E N S
Let's see your best statue/sculpture shot
Entries: 50
Winners announced: 13th February, 2016 GMT
Winner: The Engineer
Submit your best image depicting anything to do with railways or trains.
Entries: 50
Winners announced: 6th February, 2016 GMT
Winner: Eye Bigger Than My Stomach?
Post your best image of a wild insect, bird or animal with its mouth full, or just about to get something in its mouth. It doesn't necessarily have to be food in its mouth but the subject should be a wild animal - no domestic pets please.
Entries: 75
Winners announced: 30th January, 2016 GMT
Winner: Ha ha ha that was a goodie
Submit your best photo of a facial expression. It can be sad, funny, angry, shock, whatever! It doesn't even have to be a human face. Please include the type of expression you have tried to captured in the title.
Entries: 75
Winners announced: 23rd January, 2016 GMT
Winner: Rest
Post your best image of a butterfly. With Spring still a little way off, lets remember all those great butterfly photos from last year. Please include the common name of the butterfly in the title (and the scientific name in brackets if you know it.)
Entries: 50
Winners announced: 16th January, 2016 GMT
Winner: Polarised Bifringence
Submit a photograph showing the wonder of science at work. It could be an experiment or invention; modern or ancient; or it could be an image that reveals the beauty of physics, chemistry or biology in all their glory. Use your imagnation to create something that will inspire wonder in others.