You may recall that it was my job to judge the Week 44 shortlist over at the Geograph site and come up an overall winner. I considered each image carefully and asked Frances and Stew for their thoughts too.
This was the picture that achieved the proverbial bronze medal and was therefore in third place:
It's St Eadburgha's Church in Broadway, Worcestershire.
In second place came this stunning backlit shot of dying fern taken by my friend Walter in Tibby Tamson's Plantation in the Scottish Borders near Peebles:
Middle © Copyright Walter Baxter
Bottom © Copyright Rebecca A Wills