Thursday, October 31, 2013

P is for Pumpkins

In 2010 "The membership of the New Bremen Giant Pumpkin Growers baked a 20-foot diameter pumpkin pie weighing in at 3,699 pounds -setting the new world record for the Largest Pumpkin Pie."
World's heaviest pumpkin—Oct. 2011: "The pumpkin, weighing 1,818lb and 5oz (824.86kg), was confirmed by Guinness World Records as the heaviest ever." Records are there to be broken and this one was broken October 14, 2013 by
—a man who grew a 1,985-pound pumpkin at the annual
Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off
a stand alone


  1. There was this piece on CBS Sunday Morning this past week about 1200-pound pumpkins used as boats!


  2. Pumpkins really are fun to photograph. Well done! I love how all the texturing pops out in your shots!

  3. PUMPKINS are PERFECT PHOTOS for this theme today. Kate, ABC Team