• The winner of Feb 18-25 Weekly Challenge : "BLUE" is @Felisek


    The Weekly Challenge starts with a topic announcement sometime over the weekend. Photos are submitted for 7 days starting Wednesday (00:00 UTC). The photos are "judged" by the members who add their likes to each photo. The top liked photos are then added to a poll that runs for 3 days while members can cast one vote for one photo. The photo with the most votes is declared the winner.

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    Ironwood Today, 07:56 AM Go to last post

    Re: New Macro Lens

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    Fortkentdad Today, 07:43 AM Go to last post

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    Fortkentdad Today, 07:33 AM Go to last post

    Re: New Macro Lens

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    J-see Today, 06:17 AM Go to last post
    Don Kuykendall

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