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Welcome to #SkyAndNatureClub!


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Random from Under-Appreciated Works

Wednesday biweekly feature of under-appreciated artworks with <5 comments and <100 favs! :la:


The timetable for weekly features explains when to submit what. :phew:

Random from Animals and Invertebrates

Wednesday biweekly feature of deviations fitting the current specific theme! :dance:


The timetable for weekly features explains when to submit what. :phew:

Weekly Deviations

The Latest Weekly Deviation

Use the poll below to vote for the next weekly deviation! :la:

Weekly Deviation Contest #86 

32%
59 deviants said Tranquility - wallpaper by Evey90
22%
41 deviants said Spring Arrived by da-phil
13%
24 deviants said Ameisenblick by feigenfrucht
8%
15 deviants said Beetle Lethrus Apterus by ZERGEV
7%
14 deviants said Breakwater At The Blue Hour by VSeliott
6%
11 deviants said Lake Tutira Reflections by DarthIndy
5%
9 deviants said Shrouded in clouds by bellaricca
4%
8 deviants said Schachbrettblume 2 2015 by Martina-WW
3%
5 deviants said Day lily by MaresaSinclair
1%
1 deviant said De Hoornaar - The European Hornet (Vespa crabro)#2 by SQU4RECROW

Affiliates and Members Contests

Contests to check out
Wanna feature your contest? Please note us.
Please read the contest's rules before submitting your entry!
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The Invisible Challenge
Deadline: May 1st 2015

We also feature the winners here.
:aww:

Affiliates

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Our Rules



The rules listed here are brief. For the full list of rules, please click here.



:bulletyellow: :bulletgreen: Submission Rules :bulletgreen: :bulletyellow:

:rose: You must be a member of SkyAndNatureClub to be able to submit.

:rose: Every member may submit only 1 artwork every 2 weeks.
(2 entries per month, but only 1 during each half of the month)

:rose: If you don't want to get the submissions in your message center, simply unwatch deviations from SkyAndNatureClub.

:rose: The submissions won't be directly submitted to our gallery folder. One vote is required from the administrators.

:rose: All deviations must be nature-related, with minimum non-nature elements in them.
(eg: sunsets, flowers, animals, birds, landscapes, etc..)

:rose: All visual media are acceptable as long as they're realistic. However, dA related deviations (stamps, avatars, etc.) are not acceptable. Also, fantasy, abstract and highly manipulated photos will not be accepted.

:rose: We have minimal quality standards. That is, we judge photos based on the photography basics and rules. For example: exposure, focus, lighting, composition, noise, colors, contrast, white balance, etc.

:rose: We do not accept deviations with non-nature elements if they are clearly noticeable, or if the major focus was on them.

:rose: We do not accept photographs taken from cars or windows where they're noticeable. The same thing goes for drawings or paintings, in which the wall at the back can be seen when they're photographed.


The result of our last poll has been collected, and can be seen below. Congratulations to the winners and all of the participants! :la: The winners will be contacted about their prizes as soon possible. :aww:


#1 by :iconmutabi:
I like, what I see by Mutabi

#2 by :iconmarcoheisler:
Spring Forest by MarcoHeisler

#3 by :iconoprust:
Swept Away by oprust

The other participants in order of result

Cherry Blossom by Diego-Suarez

Tired Old Oak by KeldBach

Nice catch by starykocur

Flowers (79) by LyLyRoseMacroPhoto

The hope of what's to come by Ellke

Autumn in spring by dn1w3r

Bird shadow by Railwaytoheaven11


*If you already haven't, please vote on next weeks poll*
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Thank you very much for your time and for looking. You, our members, are what allow to keep this contest running. :)
The SkyAndNatureClub team





Stamps and Credits



SkyAndNatureClub_StampContest2 by NanaPHOTOGRAPHY Sky and Nature Club by Fyona
by NanaPHOTOGRAPHY  &  Fyona


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OpinionatedB Featured By Owner Edited 4 days ago  New member Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you for accepting my request to join the group.

I do have but one question however. Do our submissions have to be photographed during the submission period? (ie: contest for the weeks of, May 1 - 15 - photograph taken during that specific time frame?) Or can it be any time frame for the photography?
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nature-fotos Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2015  New member
thank you for accepting me and my humble work.
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nurtanrioven Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2015   Photographer
:hug:
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RuralCrossroads360 Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2015
Thank you for excepting me into this group.:D (Big Grin) . I do have one question, do you except infared  photographs?
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