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Welcome to the Naturephotographer Group!

What's New
Submissions are currently open!



We have new team members! If you have not met them yet, please welcome




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Group Rules

:bulletgreen: Only Members can submit their work - join first.

:bulletgreen: All submissions need to be categorized as one of the Photography> Animals, Plants, Nature category or Photography> Macro> Nature category.

:bulletgreen: One submission per month to the groups gallery!

:bulletred: It is very important that you Read The Full Submission Guidelines HERE


:bulletgreen: We, as Admins reserve the right to reject any submission we feel does not fit the guidelines of this club.

:bulletgreen: This is a club for your BEST pieces of nature photography to get exposure, so please only submit the best from your gallery!

:bulletgreen: Also We ONLY accept submissions to the groups gallery from members of the club. So please do not submit work from non-members.

:bulletgreen: Not sure how to submit to the gallery? We have three tutorials on how to submit that cover all the options submitting!

Check Them out!

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Peacock Display by ShoneGold

We'd really like to encourage everyone to participate in our new Critique project! :nod:

We've added a new folder to our Collections Gallery.

Members can now submit one deviation per week to our new Critique folder!

The idea behind this is that members looking for constructive feedback and critique can post to this folder to be critiqued by there fellow nature photographers!

So we're asking that you all get involved if you're able to and help out by giving critiques, advice or pointers to those looking for it!

Remember critiques can be given in the comments section for deviants who do not have subscriptions.

We think this will be a great way to help our members grow as nature photographers :nod:

Please read How to give a critique in FAQ #95: What is the Critique Feature and how do I use it?
and the dA Etiquette Policy

GingerJuju has written a critique guide you can view here

Peacock Display by ShoneGold

Dont forget to check out our new Nature Photographers Toolbox

Tips, guides, resources and more to help you improve your nature photography!

Peacock Display by ShoneGold

Group Contests

New Contest Coming Soon!

Peacock Display by ShoneGold


Please remember to visit and support our clubs Affiliates :) as they support us and our members with contest features and more!

Check Out The Latest Contests,News And Projects From Our Affiliates Here

We :heart: Nature

Naturephotographer Club 2 by Gloria-Gypsy-Designs Naturephotographer Club by Gloria-Gypsy-Designs I Love Nature 2 by Wearwolfaa I Love Nature by Wearwolfaa Nature Photographer Stamp by greenspy The Link System Stamp1 by TheFulkrum

Declines on Submisions

Although we try our best to reply to all declines, due to the large amount of messages, it is not always possible to reply to all of them.

The main reasons why they are declined are because:

:bulletred: They are submitted to the wrong folder (ie. A flower picture to the Aquatic Life folder)

:bulletred: Domestic animals are NOT in a natural setting

:bulletred: Your deviations are NOT categorized as Photography> Animals, Plants and Nature or Macro - Nature.

:bulletred: Your deviation is a Miscat, Photomanip or over edited

:bulletred: Just because a photo is categorized as Macro, does not mean it will be accepted in the Macro Gallery Folder. We get many images that are not macro but have been uploaded as a macro photo.

:bulletred: The picture has too many man-made elements or man-made/people are the main focus. We allow man-made elements and people as long as there is more nature than the man-made elements.

Look at examples of what we will accept and decline right here: naturephotographer.deviantart.…

We do not like to decline submissions, however we will if they don't follow the rules. Please don't be disheartened! :huggle:


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bug by StillFeelNothing bug :iconstillfeelnothing:StillFeelNothing 6 2 Butterfly by Gofion Butterfly :icongofion:Gofion 8 2 BIG Red - Sequoia by paradoxchild BIG Red - Sequoia :iconparadoxchild:paradoxchild 35 4 Tukan II by Reinennen Tukan II :iconreinennen:Reinennen 7 2 Winter Berries by FeyrieStrange Winter Berries :iconfeyriestrange:FeyrieStrange 20 0 sunset on lake of Annecy by Jophotographie sunset on lake of Annecy :iconjophotographie:Jophotographie 12 4 Thunderhole in Acadia by AndySerrano Thunderhole in Acadia :iconandyserrano:AndySerrano 34 11 2692 by Gofion 2692 :icongofion:Gofion 4 0 L'eau vive by Patguli L'eau vive :iconpatguli:Patguli 35 2 Mariposa by WingsVictims Mariposa :iconwingsvictims:WingsVictims 8 0 protection by garimapandey93 protection :icongarimapandey93:garimapandey93 11 2 Moon Rise by clepadatu Moon Rise :iconclepadatu:clepadatu 5 1 nuun by Gofion nuun :icongofion:Gofion 3 0 The Storm Rolls In by velochic The Storm Rolls In :iconvelochic:velochic 11 2 ALaskan Landcape by Changeizzm ALaskan Landcape :iconchangeizzm:Changeizzm 4 1 026 by iluvar 026 :iconiluvar:iluvar 14 0
This is our Critique Collection. Members posting here are looking for fellow nature photographers to offer helpful critique or tips on their deviations in order to grow as photographers!


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Gallery Folders

From a simple vaccation 043 by picmonster
Peachy by justanewb42
Spring Sunset by Miguel-Santos
Dawn by AdrianaFilip
Featured II
Vili In The Forest by JoniNiemela
Who are you really??? by alphamegapixel
Territorial by FrozenFirePhoto
Divine Flow by WiDoWm4k3r
Monthly Member Feature
Ghost Crab 2017 by Matthew-Beziat
Colorful sunset... by adypetrisor
Sitting Pretty by InLightImagery
Trees Light by Marcello-Paoli
Aquatic Life
Prey by MoronicColossus
ducks on the river by spm62
Rainy Days by organicvision
Minnesota Loon in Lake by emilymh2018
Loon RIpples by bensinn
One Caress by LuzDelAbyss
Mandarin Duck at Winter's Sun by Aleks-art
Something Rare by organicvision
Domesticated Animals
At The Pasture by callmenotwo
Mountains Idyll by callmenotwo
Peaceful by BlueAnomiS
Are You Dolly? by organicvision
Flowers, Plants, Trees VI
appreciating how sunlight splinters through space by Eutierric
alte Eibe by callmenotwo
Winter by the Pond by DNAArtist07
colors made by nature by callmenotwo
Flowers, Plants, Trees
Remember the past by DavidMnr
Daisies by tl3319
The Stragglers by 1001G
colorful macro flower by housel1984
Fungus and Mushrooms
Mycena - Autumn Blues 2 by JohnDoe2500
the surface of our planet's brain by Eutierric
Amanita Muscaria - Autumn Pastels by JohnDoe2500
7m0a0982 by cg-photography92
Drop down by Zlata-Petal
Schnarcherklippen by callmenotwo
Solid rocks by Zlata-Petal
The Moons Gaze by McCollProductions
Breakfast by Tb--Photography
Sunset at Lake Komarnik by TomazKlemensak
Macro - Nature
Poppy after the rain by luka567
Reptiles and Amphibians
Buddy Lizard by MyConstellations
4261 Sunset by RealMantis
Between Sky and Sea by BillyNikoll
Grey Day by callmenotwo
Wild Animals
Chasing The Doe Fall2021 by Brian9876
IMG_1404 by qwark909
Group Stuff
Nature Theme Wallpapers
Greenish Pond by DNAArtist07
Waterscapes III
Autumn brook by PhotoDragonBird
Landscapes V
Absorption by eegariM
Wild Animals II
Watching by KeldBach
Flowers, Plants, Trees VII
forest.autumn.106 by nalina24


bug by StillFeelNothing
Butterfly by Gofion
BIG Red - Sequoia by paradoxchild
Tukan II by Reinennen
Swan In LOVE by JU-LP
Caught in the act by Tomer-DA
Drop of Life by 0505-0505
Yellow Flowers by kjaron
Photography Tutorials
:: Mushrooms by AkashxZombified
:: Spidey by AkashxZombified
Snail, snail. by chocologic
Soft Touch 4 Your Pictures by BlackJack0919
Weekly Member Feature Winner Archives
small world . .. by light-from-Emirates
This morning... by SmoothEyes
Standing on the Edge by Mogrianne
Zyad by Al-Baum
Weekly Member Feature Submission Archives
Anemone 2 by littlepumpkin
Takeoff by Furaha
Heart In The Sky 01:18pm by TheMobileProject
Fern in the setting light by Duskmourne


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saschalafleur Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2021
Thanks for accepting me. 
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hi :) is this an active group? :)
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LidiaRossana Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2021
Thank you for the request:)
vonMaisfeld Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2021  Hobbyist Photographer
Hi, thank you for accepting me in your club :)
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