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1 Petite Jardin by Sally Sallett This simple set-up has led to a beautifully observed still-life shot, with a gorgeous colour palette.

2 On Watch by Malcolm Dobson A great take on an animal portrait – even without seeing the cat’s face, you get a real sense of character.

3 Greenbanded Swallowtail Butterfly by Paul The clean and simple background helps draw attention to the stunning detail here.

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