Country Bumpkin

Do you love the country? Then this is the right place for you.


This challenge closed almost 6 years ago.

The Challenge

This challenge is for that perfect macro or close-up shot YOU think means the ESSENCE of COUNTRY.
It can be anything you’d find in the country………….except a flower. Sorry, no flowers allowed this time. There may be a separate challenge for country flowers later – hint, hint!
Also, this is not just for photos – paintings are most welcomed!

Judging / Voting Criteria

Entries will be open for 2 weeks and 2 weeks to vote.

Rewards & Prizes

The winning picture will be the group avatar for October and the winner will become a featured member of Country Bumpkin.

Additional Information

Get out there and find those country close-ups!

Have fun and enjoy yourself !

Cover Image: TALL fescue ^ by ctheworld


The Top Ten

"Old Wagon Wheel"  (South Africa) by Qnita

"Old Wagon Wheel" (South Africa) by Qnita was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 16 votes.

  • Wire'n'ice by Penny Kittel
  • HELLO! by Laurie Minor
  • Wild Harvest by Arla M. Ruggles
  • Autumn in the Country by Hans Bax
  • fence line by SassyPhotos
  • Dad's shed by Louise Cooke
  • Passing Times 2 - There's Still Life on the Farm by sirthomas1960
  • WHAT? I'M NOT SUPPOSED TO TALK WITH MY MOUTH FULL! by Helen Akerstrom Photography
  • Whisps by vigor

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