Media Club South Africa top 10 photos of the week

Get a taste of what’s on offer when you register with Media Club South Africa, with our weekly photo essay featuring the best photography from the site’s free image library.

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Here are our top 10 photos of the week, featuring images from the Countryside section of the library.

ABOVE: An old car serves as a growing platform for succulents at a roadside stall in the Northern Cape.

Photo: Graeme Williams

  • Find this photo in the image library at Countryside 1. (Register and log in first.)

ABOVE: Sunflower field in full bloom in the Vaalharts Irrigation Scheme region of the Northern Cape.

Photo: Graeme Williams

  • Find this photo at Countryside 4.

ABOVE: A water pump on a sheep farm in the Eastern Free State

Photo: Rodger Bosch

  • Find this photo at Countryside 18.

LEFT: Old enamelled plates and pots decorate a wall at the Kenhardt roadside farmstall in the Northern Cape.

Photo: Graeme Williams

  • Find this photo at Countryside 1. 

ABOVE: A reservoir filled by a wind pump on a sheep farm in the Eastern Free State.

Photo: Graeme Williams

  • Find this photo at Countryside 18.

ABOVE: Peanut shelling in the Vaalharts Irrigation Scheme Region of the Northern Cape. 

Photo: Graeme Williams

  • Find this photo at Countryside 26.

ABOVE: The Northern Cape roads stretch out as far as the eye can see. The landscape is often flat with patchy desert vegetation.

Photo: Graeme Williams

  • Find this photo at Countryside 6.

ABOVE: The Dutch Reformed Church in the centre of the town of Upington in the Northern Cape.

Photo: Graeme Williams

  • Find this photo at Countryside 2.

ABOVE: The Osland Butchery in the town of Olifantshoek, Northern Cape, specialises in signature South African meat products such as biltong and dried sausage.

Photo: Graeme Williams

  • Find this photo at People 4.

ABOVE: A dog guards a house in a Karoo town. In Afrikaans, the sign reads, “Beware of dog”.

  • Find this photo at Countryside 13.

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