Palouse Barn

© James Kirk

Palouse Barn

Uploaded: December 27, 2007


South East Washington State is known as the Palouse region. One of the largest wheat growing and the largest lentil growing area in the United States. I had been searching some time for a reasonable composition with the brilliant yellow rapeseed fields. This one jumped out one spring day. Unfortunately, this barn was knocked down for some reason. No longer there. Shot with a Canon A-1, Kodak Ektar 25 film, camera settings unrecorded. Slik tripod. Scanned with Heildeberg Tango scanner.


Jane E. Kirn December 27, 2007

Too bad the barn was destroyed. Great photo and the colors are vivid. conforting photo to gaze upon. #816067

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic March 08, 2008

Love the shot #5613915

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic March 10, 2008

Spectacular color and comp, James!!!
Really, really well seen and captured!
Wonderful capture of rain in the distance, too!
~Lisa #5624479

Les Rhoades level-classic April 01, 2008

Congrats on your POTD selection! #5726812

Mary K. Robison April 01, 2008

Superb composition to capture all those rich colors, James ~
Congratulations on your POTD! #5726825

Graeme yew Chow April 01, 2008

What a marvellous scenery and super composition. Great skill ! congratulation on your deserved POTD, James. #5726896

Michelle Alton April 01, 2008

This is a magnificently composed, brilliantly executed, gorgeous farm scene. Wonderful POTD! Congratulations to you!
Michelle #5726929

Joy Rector April 01, 2008

congrats on the POTD #5727373

Shirley A. Kinney April 01, 2008

Awesome image, Kirk. Great composition and color. You sure captured this one at the perfect angle. Congrats on your POTD. WEll deserved. #5727502

Josselyne Klecanda April 01, 2008

I love the combo of colors,great shot. #5727536

Lori Carlson April 01, 2008

This is so pleasing to the eye, James! Wonderful work! Congrats on all your recognition! :0) #5727573

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic April 01, 2008

Awesome, and congratulations on your EP & POTD #5727637

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic April 01, 2008

Congrats, James, on this wonderful POTD!
~Lisa #5727649

Chris Ebben April 01, 2008

Great country scene, lucky you were able to get it before it was destroyed. The colours are perfect & work well together=^..^= #5727657

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett April 01, 2008

Congratulations on your POTD!

April 01, 2008

Fantastic work! I love the brilliance! #5728025

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe April 01, 2008

Magnificent work, James!!! You've captured the true variety of beauty on the Palouse! Congratulations on this POTD!:) #5728094

Judith MacArthur level-classic April 01, 2008

This is a beauty, Jim. Congratulations! Debbie G noticed your name on it and emailed me. I enjoyed browsing your gallery. Regards, Judy MacArthur #5728106

April 01, 2008

This is beautiful James! The Palouse is a very beautiful place that is close to my heart (I went to U of I) and you have captured the beauty extremely well. I love this old barn and it is a shame that it is no longer standing. At least you have recorded it's existence! Congrats on your POTD! #5728126

Cathy Barrows April 01, 2008

Congrats...this is the colors in the bg #5728146

Molly A. O April 01, 2008

Awesome variety of textures and I love the use of natural primary colors, it's beautiful! #5728272

Kathy L. Clark April 01, 2008

What a fabulous POTD James. Congratulations. It's too bad they tore it down. However it's great you made such a lovely record of it. #5728287

Thomas A. Statas level-deluxe April 01, 2008


Congratulations on this photo. Nice work. Take care,

Tom Statas #5728355

Leslie Carson Wolfe level-classic April 01, 2008

I really like this photograph. You chose a perfect day to convey the feeling of this place in time, and so eloquently. Great weather, soft light, your viewpoint and composition, choice of film... congratulations! #5728428

Cheryl Meisel April 01, 2008

Beautiful shot. I never see ground that looks that pretty here LOL.
BIG CONGRATS on your wins with this neat image.
Cherylm #5728689

Jane E. Kirn April 01, 2008

GORGEOUS piece! Congratulations on your photo of the day, well done... #5728706

Susana Ms Heide April 01, 2008

WOW!!! I absolutely LOVE this!! This is such an original point of view for a barn and it's surrounding scenery! There is so much to see for the viewer: of course the focal point being the barn but then my eye wanders down to the rusty metal, and up through the fields all the way to the rainy sky! Just a fantastic capture! CONGRATS on your POTD, James!! #5728814

Denise Denomy April 01, 2008


Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe April 01, 2008

A nicely composed scene, beautiful James. Congrats on your potd! #5728974

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe April 01, 2008

A truly magnificent capture.
Hmmmm, James P Kirk, that name sounds familiar! hee hee #5729466

Kathleen R. Struckle April 01, 2008

Wonderful comp and color James. Congrats on POTD!! #5729522

April 01, 2008

Congratulations Kirk! Beautiful scene. #5729924

Laura L. Gonzales April 01, 2008

WOW!!!!!!!!!! Congrats on this fabulous POTD!!!!! Just beautiful! Love the bold color and comp!! Great image! Laura #5731312

Susie Peek-Swint April 02, 2008

Great shot James ~ many congrats on POTD! #5731787

Allan L. Dy April 03, 2008

Congratulations! Great image! #5738768

Jennifer L. Alder April 04, 2008

Fascinating! The color, pattern, perspective--- all so unique! WONDERFUL image-- big congrats on this POTD, James! :) #5741453

Katarina Mansson July 08, 2008

I love the colors, dramatic sky and composition. A belated congratulations on this excellent POTD! #6152764

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic July 08, 2008

Glad to see your image back in circulation! I love it. 8o) #6152768

Suzanne Colson July 10, 2008

Love everything about this image. The colors, comp definitely serve well for a POTD. Great work!!! #6165354

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