Your pictures on the theme of ‘wilderness’

Your pictures on the theme of 'wilderness'

We asked our readers to send in their best pictures on the theme of “wilderness”. Here is a selection of the photographs we received from around the world.

Glacial meltwater in IcelandJerry Hughes

Crazywell Cross, Dartmoor

Mike Wright

Uyuni salt flats, Bolivia

Simon Davis

Mourne Mountains, County Down

Adrian Lavery

Sand dune, Wahiba Sands, Oman

Simon Albutt

Fishing in the river Grímsá, Iceland

Łukasz Wojtylak

Waterfall in a forest, Tasmania

Steve Demeranville

Gnomes in a garden

Verna Evans

A fern

Gosia Sousa

Woman raising her arms at the top of a mountain, in New Zealand

Lee Slater

A frozen lake in the early hours of a winter morning, Hampshire

John Wright

A tree on a snowy moor, near Glossop, Derbyshire

Tim Hall

Foggy landscape, Buxton, Derbyshire

Stuart Appleton

Trees in Yellowstone National Park, US

David Pechey

Kayak on Bowman Lake, Montana

Mary Szymanski

Walker on a snow covered mountain

Tim Lippett

An acorn shoot

Glen Cousquer

Woman on a sand dune

Mike Halsall

Girl in the woods

Lisa Bonham

Surface of a cabbage

Jane Luetkens

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The next theme is “towers” and the deadline for entries is 6 February 2024.

The pictures will be published later that week and you will be able to find them, along with other galleries, on the In Pictures section of the BBC News website.

You can upload your entries on this page or email them to

Further details and themes are at: We set the theme, you take the pictures.

All photographs subject to copyright.

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By David Ryckman