Hello wonderful Nature-Led friends. Some of you have asked to do more and I also love the variety of submissions we get!
October : Leaves
We have entered into the season of Fall for the northern hemisphere and the middle of Spring for the southern hemisphere. Find us a leaf or leaves that capture your imagination!
Photo Submissions Due: October 31
Pictures will be posted on November 1st.
I like the way the tinge of green at the lower edge makes it look as if the chlorophyll has drained out of the leaf.
Such a fascinating family of organisms we know so little about.
Photo Submissions Due: November 30th
Pictures will be posted on December 1st.
Unknown Fungi on a rotting stump. Washington State, USA 2022 By Melanie Reynolds
December: Nature at rest
Our most ambiguous photo submission request to date. I live in the Northern hemisphere, so I often think of nature as being at rest or slowed down during the months of December through February, but this is also the beginning of Summer for the Sothern Hemisphere, so maybe not such a restful time there?
Still, I can think of no better nature topic for December and I’m curious to see what you can come up with for such a vague photo prompt. The only parameters are that the picture be taken outside and that a human is not the focal point.
Photo Submissions Due: December 31st
Pictures will be posted on January 1st.
Photo Submission – Please Read
Email to: email@example.com
Subject line: Photo Submission for [month] (Multiple months of photos in one email is fine.)
Image: Attached as a .JPEG or .PNG file
Captions for each picture:
Subject in the photo, State/Providence & Country, Date (optional). Your name as you want it to appear, Your blog link (if you have one)
(This will save me so much time and reduce errors if I can copy and paste the photo details and not hunt for blog links, preferred names, etc.)
Feel free to add any interesting notes about a picture. I love stories and learning! Let me know if it’s just a story for ‘my eyes only’ or if I can share any part of it along with the photo.
Have a wonderful week and make time for being outside!