Adams Mill: Cutler, IN

Uploaded: September 21, 2012 19:53:54


5-image HDR, f/13, ISO 50, Nikkor 14-24 mm, f/2.8 @ 14mm. (T&P)
Built in 1845-46, Adams Mill was a grist mill producing assorted grades of flour for more than 100 years. Commercial milling ceased in 1951, but the machinery is still intact and was operational until a 2003 flood. The mill is a prime example of post and beam construction common among agricultural structures in Indiana in the 19th Century. Hand-hewn timbers form the framework held together with shaved wooden pegs. The posts, beams, and joists are made from walnut, oak, and poplar. All of the lumber was harvested locally and cut and shaped on site.. Today, it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and serves as a museum of early rural Americana. (


Rony Sagy September 21, 2012

Fantastic composition and HDR work, Rona. #1487694

Joannie Bertucci level-classic September 21, 2012

Marvelous historic image Rona and thank you for the wonderful history lesson! Love your presentation! #10332522

Gord MacEachern September 22, 2012

Wonderful image and info Rona, very well done! #10332668

Monnie Ryan September 22, 2012

Beautifully done, Rona - and thanks for the info! #10332785

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic September 22, 2012

Just love this, Rona. So beautifully captured. #10332849

Michelle Alton September 22, 2012

A perfect subject for an oil painting. The photo is remarkably beautiful. #10333305

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 22, 2012

Ohhh so beautiful Rona!

jo ann c. #10333419

Val Feldman level-classic September 23, 2012

Beautiful HDR work, Rona! I'm always in awe of your excellent HDR work and no exception here...crisp, colorful, excellent detailing thruout. Adams Mill looks as tho it's been maintained beautifully over the years - a leap back in time, for sure - you've captured it wonderfully! #10334447

Leslie McLain level-classic September 23, 2012

Fantastic capture and perspective, Rona. #10334482

Kathy Salerni level-classic September 23, 2012

Totally agree with Val, Rona. Your HDR work is exceptional! What a beautiful scene! Love it! #10334552

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic September 27, 2012

You have me Googling this to see how far it is from me, Rona. This is beautiful and your captured it to perfection. I look to see this one again. #10343870

Laura E. Swan level-classic October 28, 2012

I get patriotic every time I see Red, White and Blue all in the same photo! :D

What rich history here, Rona and such a huge building.

I don't know why these old buildings always look haunted to me. I love your comp and the inclusion of the little foot bridge here. :)

It's a very special picture of American at it's historical best!!! :) Good to be in your pretty gallery today!

-Laura :D #10388492

Carol L. Fowler October 29, 2012

This is gorgeous- somehow, I missed it earlier. Better late than never!! #10393692

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