Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best artistic macro shots in the Close Up Art Photo Contest with chances to win a Polaroid Zip Instant Mobile Printer and more!

A special thanks to our friend and professional photographer Janice Sullivan for her collaboration as a guest judge.  Janice Sullivan is a Fine Art Photographer who specializes in Macro, Landscape and Historical Travel Imagery. When Janice isn’t out photographing, she is working at The Arcanum as a Master Photographer and is an educator at Curious.com. Janice’s work has been published in Outdoor Photographer, Popular Photography and Nik Software as well as a variety of online articles and newsletters. She enjoys working with the hospitality industry and has her images in Hotels and Restaurants around the United States and Canada.

"Face to face" by biker11

Face to face by biker11 - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"rosa tuneada" by carmenvich

rosa tuneada by carmenvich - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"wargame I" by kikooleagavargas

wargame I by kikooleagavargas - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Two curious snails" by albertoghizzipanizza

Two curious snails by albertoghizzipanizza - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"IMG_2287" by christinaagoris

IMG_2287 by christinaagoris - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Ice" by anetacoufalova

Ice by anetacoufalova - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"15" by (A)AlexanderGornikiewicz

15 by AlexanderGornikiewicz - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Munching Snail" by FalconEyesPhotography

Munching Snail by David_Blakley_Photography - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Red-eyed Tree Frog" by DanielParent

Red-eyed Tree Frog by DanielParent - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"image" by (A)keithtrueman

image by keithtrueman - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Ascidian" by bangunusahari

Ascidian by bangunusahari - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Theos Garden: Peach Dahlia" by jillianfrancoishocker

Theos Garden: Peach Dahlia by jillianfrancoishocker - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"In my little house" by mattcreation

In my little house by mattcreation - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Wise One" by amyholley

Wise One by amyholley - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"spring is coming " by Franknaba

spring is coming  by Franknaba - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Dandelion o" by Alexander_Sviridov

Dandelion o by Alexander_Sviridov - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Carrhotus xanthogramma " by kutubuddin

Carrhotus xanthogramma  by kutubuddin - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Ladybug ll" by Grestrepo13

Ladybug ll by Grestrepo13 - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Puny_Humans" by keithtalbot

Puny_Humans by keithtalbot - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Delicius breakfast!" by soheilphoto

Delicius breakfast! by soheilphoto - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Red eye tree frog" by andrewrundgren

Red eye tree frog by andrewrundgren - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Pelican Splash" by ryanramsamy

Pelican Splash by ryanramsamy - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Water droplets" by MaarjaT

"Bee in flower" by nedkov

Bee in flower by nedkov - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Blue Rays" by (A)Structor

Blue Rays by Structor - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Clear Water Splash" by (A)chriscupit

Clear Water Splash by chriscupit - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Pulsatilla patens" by lszlpotozky

Pulsatilla patens by lszlpotozky - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Faded Rise UP" by ABMC1

Faded Rise UP by AntonioBernardino - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Owl Eye" by melissapapaj

Owl Eye by melissapapaj - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Dew-Laden Moss" by Ceallach

Dew-Laden Moss by Ceallach - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"The King of The World" by Florianpascual

The King of The World by Florianpascual - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Mushrooms in Hobbiton" by Dolcefoto

Mushrooms in Hobbiton by Dolcefoto - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Raccoon" by bkcrossman

Raccoon by bkcrossman - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Tiny lady bug" by nataliadobrescu

"Fairy Garden" by nig2000

Fairy Garden by nig2000 - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"into the blue" by Pascale

into the blue by Pascale - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Creepy Bug" by (A)Ruchelle24

Creepy Bug by Ruchelle24 - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Deep Blue" by Basciano_Photography

Deep Blue by Basciano_Photography - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"twin" by (A)yuliantopongge

twin by yuliantopongge - Close Up Art Photo Contest

""lovers: water planets"" by jasonbassett

"lovers: water planets" by jasonbassett - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"A Friend" by (A)yusriharisandi

A Friend by yusriharisandi - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Veins" by mandypiccolo

Veins by SaltyGirl - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Mo'o Sweet Treat" by petertang

Mo'o Sweet Treat by petertang - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Elephant in Savuti" by vtustin

Elephant in Savuti by vtustin - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Flesh Fly" by tonyawilhelm

Flesh Fly by tonyawilhelm - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Bee on Flower" by Mkahn4321

Bee on Flower by Mkahn4321 - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"I will be there" by TheresaD

"Mushroom Morning" by DaveCornelison

Mushroom Morning by DaveCornelison - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"IMG_6491-c" by JolyneH

IMG_6491-c by JolyneH - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Iris Beard" by blairwacha

Iris Beard by blairwacha - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"glowing mushroom" by (A)drbonn

glowing mushroom by drbonn - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Tiger Moth sparkels " by leonhugo

Tiger Moth sparkels  by leonhugo - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"DSCF1762a" by nikosladic

DSCF1762a by nikosladic - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"snail pull" by keyllen

snail pull by keyllen - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Keeping an eye on you" by kdooley

Keeping an eye on you by kdooley - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Droplet Fly" by sillypigsplay

"Infinity" by krvarga

Infinity by krvarga - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Puffed" by stephenvantuyl

Puffed by stephenvantuyl - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Giraffe" by Macrero

Giraffe by Macrero - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Swinging" by Deboodle

Swinging by Deboodle - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Spider" by joelcalheiros

Spider by joelcalheiros - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"Angry Ant" by Andreas_Voigt

Angry Ant by Andreas_Voigt - Close Up Art Photo Contest

"dinner" by adrianmaltby

dinner by aidys1 - Close Up Art Photo Contest