Weekly Photography Assignment: Green

Each week we’ll be giving you a theme that you can submit a photo for, and we’ll choose our two favourites 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 7: Green

Our theme this week is Green. This is a bit of an open-ended theme to let your imagination run wild! Interpret the theme how you wish, maybe that’s the colour green or green energy working with nature.

For some guidance, have a read of the following tutorials:

Last Week’s Favourites

Here are our favourites from last week’s theme — Composition! View all the entries on our post.

Photo by Jim Palfrey

I really like the colour palette in Jim’s photo. The tree in the mid-ground pulls the eye into the image, and it has a feel of a painting to it.

Photo by John Kelly

I chose John’s image because of the clear effort to use a foreground effectively in the image. You can see how it instantly adds depth to the photo and makes it more three-dimensional. Without the foreground element, the shot would be much flatter.

 

Submit Your Photo

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.

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, 10th January, to submit your photo.

Inspiration

Sunbathing Gekko on Leaf by Leon Dafonte Fernandez on 500px.com

Mr grumpy.. by Mark Bridger on 500px.com

Shaking Roots by Lars van de Goor on 500px.com

Coastal Aurora by Derek Burdeny on 500px.com

Moody Moss by Cain Pascoe on 500px.com

Images embedded from 500px.com

Good luck!

Will Nicholls is the founder of Nature TTL and a professional wildlife photographer and film-maker from England. Having been photographing since the age of 12, Will's images have won a string of awards, including the title of "Young British Wildlife Photographer of the Year" in 2009 from the British Wildlife Photography Awards. Will is also the author of the book On the Trail of Red Squirrels.

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