A praying mantis and cactus feature in this week’s Suffolk iWitness challenge

WINNER: Praying Mantis finding his way. Picture: ROBERT HARPER

WINNER: Praying Mantis finding his way. Picture: ROBERT HARPER - Credit: Robert HARPER

This week our iWitness community was out on a mission to capture the something green.

Green woodpecker. Picture: ALAN BALDRY

Green woodpecker. Picture: ALAN BALDRY - Credit: Alan Baldry

We tasked our Suffolk iWitness members with snapping pictures of something green, challenging them to capture different shades of the colour and in different ways.

Willow emerald damselfly. Picture: ROBERT MCKENNA

Willow emerald damselfly. Picture: ROBERT MCKENNA - Credit: robert mckenna

Nick Lee sent in an extreme close up of a bright green cactus, showing the intricate detail of the plant.

Different shades of green. Picture: PAMELA BIDWELL

Different shades of green. Picture: PAMELA BIDWELL - Credit: Pamela Bidwell

Mark Hunter was out bird watching and captured a blue tit and a great tit searching for food.

Feeding time. Picture: MARK HUNTER

Feeding time. Picture: MARK HUNTER - Credit: Mark Hunter

Our winner this week comes from Robert Harper with his fantastic shot of a praying mantis’ silhouette contrasted against a light green background.

Green cactus. Picture: NICK LEE

Green cactus. Picture: NICK LEE

Next week’s challenge is titled framed.

We want you to send in pictures using everyday objects that you may see to perfectly frame a shot, this could be anything from well placed posts to tree branches.

To take part, become a Suffolk iWitness member – and you could see your pictures published online on our websites or in one of our newspapers.

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