Weekly Photography Assignment: Baby Animals

Each week we’ll be giving you a theme that you can submit a photo for, and we’ll choose our favourite to be featured on the Nature TTL website. Participating in these assignments will be a great way for you to force yourself to push the boundaries of your photography and improve together as a community on the website.

Week 126: Baby Animals

Our theme this week is Baby Animals. It’s the time of year for new life! As animals start raising their young, go out and capture them on camera! It might be a family of swans, or a teeny tiny rabbit – keep your eyes open and see what you can find.

Here are some tutorials to help you:

To enter your photo to this assignment, add it in the comments below this post. By submitting your photo, you are giving us permission to feature your photo the following week if it is chosen as one of our favourites. Please keep images under 2MB in size otherwise you may have difficulty uploading them.

weekly photo assignment
To enter your photo, look at the comments at the bottom of the page and press the ‘Upload Image’ button.

Here are some guidelines to keep things running smoothly:

  • Photos must be your own work
  • Please enter no more than 3 photos per week
  • Please only enter photos taken within the week of the assignment
  • Include a description with your photo and tell us a bit about it!

You have until next Tuesday, 4th June, to submit your photo.

Last Week’s Favourite

Here is our favourite submission from last week’s theme, Seabirds. You can view all of the entries here.

This week’s winning photo is by Maribi Mazo Lavin. Maribi took this fantastic shot of a pair of crested terns, who appear to be really enjoying their bath! Fantastic capture Maribi – well done! 


Playful baby baboon by Stefan Cruysberghs on 500px.com


Mum, hungry by hangzhou Dazhou on 500px.com


Images embedded from 500px.com.

Good luck!



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