Weekly Photography Assignment: Mammals

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 132: Mammals

Our theme this week is Mammals. Though they can be difficult to find, you will be surprised what you can achieve when you really start to look! This week we’d like to see what photos you can get of mammals. Good luck! 

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, 16th July, to submit your photo.

Last Week’s Favourite

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

This week’s winning photo is by Stephen Cowen. We really like the minimalist feel of this image. There is an interesting contrast between the straight lines of the lamp posts and cctv camera surrounded by the scattered shapes of the gulls. Stephen has used the theme of look-up to show only a specific part of this scene, but we still get a sense that is in an urban area. The clouds in the background add yet more interest, and give it a dreamy look. Great job Stephen! 


Prairie Dogs by Michael DeMicco on 500px.com


Centennial Camp Bull Moose by Buck Shreck on 500px.com


Images embedded from 500px.com.

Good luck!



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