Lovely Ugly 2 - Photography Contest [31 entries]

The Snail Picture

Winning entry, with a score of:
Contest goal:

The goal of this contest is to portray something that is lovely yet has an unappealing aspect to it... or.... it can be something ugly but has a lovely side to it.

It should be obvious as to which is which... if it is not obvious then it will need a description stating what is what.

Please remember to state in the description, NOT the title, what it is about the photo that makes it fit this theme. If there is no description, and/or not obvious it will be removed.

Status: finished. Check out the winners below!

friiskiwi: Once more a very confusing guideline, as smell is not something that can be seen. ( 5 years and 949 days ago )
drskn08: hmmmm.... ( 5 years and 949 days ago )
Contest Moderator: New Goal has been written to hopefully make it easier to understand. ( 5 years and 949 days ago )
Contest Moderator: Any entry submitted after 2000hrs GMT Friday 21st October will be removed. ( 5 years and 941 days ago )

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The Snail - created by riady

The Snail
Favs: 1SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 1/31Score: 69.4% (40)6423 views

Snail can be quite ugly with its slimy body (not shell), but I love it when the sun shines through his transparent body and its shell also shows the beauty of unpredictable pattern, and of course (5 years and 944 days ago)

Jelly - created by Artifakts

Favs: 0SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 2/31Score: 69.2% (35)5722 views

These jellyfish seem magical when they swim in water ... But when they cling to you ... Beware of the bites ! (5 years and 945 days ago)

Sandhill crane - created by Remsphoto

Sandhill crane
Favs: 0SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 3/31Score: 68.5% (29)5936 views

Even the beautiful Sandhill crane can be caught in a bad and ugly moment. It should be pointed out that this is not an aggressive expression ...He's yawning. (5 years and 946 days ago)

The Real Spiderman - created by riady

The Real Spiderman
Favs: 1SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 4/31Score: 66.8% (22)6056 views

The contrast of the body colour, the ability to do acrobatic move and the neatness of its web make spider looks beautiful in spite of its scary look (5 years and 949 days ago)

Lamprey - created by Artifakts

Favs: 0SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 5/31Score: 66.8% (17)7838 views

Kind of eel, when it swims it's almost like an inoffensive fish ... But when it open its mouth ... OMG !!! (5 years and 945 days ago)