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If your group is affiliated with us and you have news to share, as long as it is following our usual group rules and is nature related - please submit a journal about it. If you have a journal art feature to share (nature related), we also accept those!!

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Welcome!

“...and then, I have nature and art and poetry,
and if that is not enough, what is enough?”
~ Vincent Van Gogh


:bulletred: Guidelines: :bulletred:


Joining as a member is not automatic, admins will vote after checking your gallery to see you have at least 3 images suitable for this group.

We ask that you follow a few simple guidelines:
  • deviantART's policies
  • All media is allowed
  • Fractals that are clearly recognisable as something in nature
  • All work must be nature oriented
  • Only fruits and vegetables in natural state
  • Nature MUST be the focus, man made objects and structures should not be.
  • Birds at feeders and birdbaths are allowed
  • Pets indoors and outdoors are allowed
  • All work should be original
  • All work should be your best


The following will not be accepted:
    (We will always give you a reason if we decline your image)
  • Animal cruelty, injured or dead animals
  • Animals eating other animals
  • People in art or photography
  • Cuisine - Food that has been cooked
  • Man-made structures as the focus
  • Animals and birds that are obviously caged - we shouldn't be able to see bars, fences or cages around them
  • Cemeteries
  • Watermarks and signatures which obscure the pictures
  • Comics
  • Abstract art
  • IR Photography
  • Photo-manipulations
  • Mature content
  • Please remember we are not a documentary
  • Poor quality will be declined


Submissions -
Submit 3/day to Submissions and we will redirect your art to the correct folder.


We welcome any questions, so please feel free to note the group :)


ENJOY!

Gallery Folders

Featured
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail by NaturalLightPhotos
Remembering Last Summer by MYPeanutGallery
Vikos Gorge VI by BillyNikoll
Chrysanthemums by kiwipics
Submissions
Carrion Crow in black and white by pell21
Jura-1540, Les Gorges de l'Areuse - Dreamscapes 2 by swissnaturelover
Deep Sea Creature by marijeberting
Female Cardinal by Spid4
Animals - Amphibians
Frog 14-4-18 by pell21
Lizard: I Wanna be a Crocodile by DanaMcAnn
Welcome to Florida by flowerhippie22
Frog by DanaMcAnn
Animals - Aquatic
Grass carp by mossagateturtle
Orangespine Unicornfish by NaturalLightPhotos
Horseshoe Crab by NaturalLightPhotos
Zaja by ImperataLexinor
Animals - Big Cats
Bobcat head-shot by NaturalLightPhotos
Bobcat tongue by NaturalLightPhotos
Lion Cub by daniellepowell82
Afternoon Stroll by Finnyanne
Animals - Butterflies and Moths
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail by NaturalLightPhotos
Saturnia pavonia by mossagateturtle
White Butterfly by ConfirmedBurger
Red admiral by Sia-the-Mawile
Animals - Cats
Blindness - Sad accident by Spid4
Myrtille la plus gentille by Spid4
Wince by Spid4
BABY ARE YOU HIDDING FROM ME? by PrincessInHeaven
Animals - Chipmunks and Squirrels
Oh, a stranger! by JocelyneR
It is so cold! by JocelyneR
I'm so happy to see you all on DA! by mockingbirdontree
Squirrel pose by AprilDraven
Animals - Dogs
water dog by azaliaflower
Not easily Surprised by silentmemoria
Catch the ball by Spid4
Let's take a walk together by Spid4
Animals - Farm
Free, Stock,  Cows dancing free. by FractalCaleidoscope
Family living by IsabellaJainePhoto
Zebra Pillbug - Close Up by Marigold95
Springing spring lamb by pell21
Animals - Invertebrates
2018 - Dragonfly - Leucorrhinia dubia by VisualStripes
Animals - Horses
*** by Nightmare-v
Animals - Mammals
Spring Bunny by Exempeel
Animals - Pets
Impression by silentmemoria
Animals - Reptiles
Water Hazard by NC-StormChaser
Art - Animals
Jaden by stalksthedawn
Art - Artisan
Tiger (Cross Stitch) by Missy-MooMoo
Art - Birds
Neddicky by WillemSvdMerwe
Art - Black and White
Ptaki 18 by chatte-bleu
Art - Flowers
Flowers in the sunset by GLO-HE
Art - Landscapes
By the Lake by MarianthiZ
Art - Nature
Blooming Chaos by MarianthiZ
Art - Nature Fractals
Pastel green wild flowers by BGai
Black and White Photography
Descent into wilderness... by thewolfcreek
Birds - Birds Of Prey
A1146 - The Ghost. by Lothringen
Birds - Corvids
Rawen by Anhen
Birds - Flightless
Poser by LewiARTs
Birds - Game
Deeply sad by plumita1
Birds - Other
Finding some food by Spid4
Birds-Water Birds
Fishing by Berlin-Steglitz
Birds - Songbirds
Male sparrow by Sia-the-Mawile
Birds - Spring Waterfowl
Brought together by mossagateturtle
Birds - Tropical
Sheldon by LisaAnn1968
Holidays - Christmas
Christmas budgie by kiwipics
Holidays - Easter
Fabulous Chicks by DasFarbspiel
Holidays - Eid
Eid Mubarak!! by chikuQ
Holidays - Valentine's Day
Love Birds by TooMuchColor
Nature - Berries and Nuts
Mikiola fagi gall on beech leaf by PapierowySzczur
Nature - Cactus and Succulents
Cereus Repandus by Vitskog
Nature - Flowers
FORGET ME NOT by Iris-cup
Nature - Fruits and Vegetables
Red Autumn/ Late Strawberry! by mockingbirdontree
Nature-Fungi,Moss, Lichens
Common morel by mossagateturtle
Nature - Iris
Dwarf iris (Iris pumila) by mossagateturtle
Flowers - Lillies
Lile by StrongPhototography
Nature - Lotus and Waterlilies
Perfect Purple by skarzynscy
Nature - Geology and Shells
The Colour of Rock Solid 3 by Coigach
Nature - Misc Plants
Chickenwort by PapierowySzczur
Nature - Poppies
Poppy by callmenotwo
Nature - Roses
Spring Rose by mbspinu
Nature - Seeds
Apple seed by PapierowySzczur
Nature - Sunflowers
late bloomer by prettyflour
Nature - Trees
New Wave of Spring by WillTC
Nature - Landscapes
Lost World by MaximeDaviron
Nature - Skyscapes
Andromeda Galaxy (Available for download ) by ChrisAstro102
Nature - Water Droplets
glass of water by isischneider
Nature - Waterscapes
Little Patuxent River Spring Scene 2018 by Matthew-Beziat
Seasons - Autumn
Autumn Expression by Finnyanne
Seasons - Spring
Where the Bees are Buzzing by Lumarieus21
Seasons - Winter
Ice on the water... by bluesgrass
Weather - Fog and Mist
. . . by Alexey-Argentum
Weather - Storms and Rainbows
Somewhere over the rainbow by ratinrage

JOIN OUR GROUP!!


If your art has been requested & you aren't already a member, please consider joining us, we'd love to have you!

Contest Winners announced!!

Journal Entry: Sun Mar 11, 2018, 11:01 PM
From :iconthejoyofflowers: TheJoyOfFlowers

Here are the winners of our contest -


'ROMANCE & LOVE, CARING & CLOSENESS'


Because I announced if there was a tie I would pay more than one prize at that level - and because you all have such diverse taste - we have one clear winner and several tied in 2nd place and also 3rd place :D

So, although I have left the points account empty as well as my own - and made it more difficult for people who offered journal features to the winners -

Congrats ~ Emoticon  CONGRATULATIONS TO YOU ALL!! :clap: 

Your prizes will be on the way soon!!
Due to the number of winners needing to be featured here, I will do additional feature journals over the next few weeks :)

If anyone would like to donate points to get the account up & running again you can via the widget at the group or on my own page, it would be gratefully appreciated!! (live and learn - no more paying out when there is tied votes :D)


1st Trophy 1st prize - 500 points, llamas and features goes to -

:iconkiwipics: kiwipics with

Valentine by kiwipics


2nd Trophy 2nd prizes  - 300 points, llamas and features go to the following -

:iconperzarus: perzarus

Crimson Love by perzarus

:iconvelvet--glove: Velvet--Glove

Hearts and Flowers by Velvet--Glove

:iconsassy--cat: Sassy--Cat

Dance of the Doves 2018 by Sassy--Cat

3rd Trophy prizes - 200 points, llamas and features go to the following -

:iconeresaw: eReSaW

True love stories never have endings by eReSaW

:iconmr-grumpy1: Mr-Grumpy1

Yellow rose-2018-01-13-19-37-28 by Mr-Grumpy1

:iconegil21: Egil21

Romantic by Egil21

:iconpissenlit00: Pissenlit00

Butterfly and Crocus by Pissenlit00

:iconslytherclawpadawan: SlytherclawPadawan

Honey Moon Kittehs by SlytherclawPadawan

The strangest voting I have been involved with on DA yet!! :D

Thank you to everyone who submitted and took part in the voting!!

Additional prizes offered are -

:iconuszatyarbuz: Llamas to all winners and one Premium Content code from my gallery for the 1st place winner.

:icondragondoodle: Custom made stamps for the 3 winners.

:iconteaphotography: Feature journals for the winners.

:iconsassy--cat: Feature for the winners plus Llamas.




Journal Skin by: VladNoxArt

ONLY 2 DAYS LEFT TO VOTE!

Wed Mar 7, 2018, 10:39 PM
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TeaPhotography Featured By Owner 14 hours ago  Professional General Artist
Awwwww thank you very much for requesting this: WINNERS!
here for your other group TheJoyOfFlowers !
It really was my pleasure, even if I just now realized it was time to do it! :lol:
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JocelyneR Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2018
Thank you so very much!  :hug:
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JocelyneR Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2018
Thank you kindly for the requests!  :love:
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maska13 Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2018
Thank you for request, much appreciated!
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Thanks a lot for the request! :)
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ltiana355 Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks :)
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Many thanks for the request :)
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DDimitri16 Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2018  Professional General Artist
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Missy-MooMoo Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist
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