Photographing the Palouse

 

Rolling hills of the Palouse

 

An item on my bucket list was to get to the Palouse region of Washington/Idaho and try to capture the beauty of this unusual terrain.  The wheat and canola infused rolling loess hills can create a magical portrait of color and texture, and they almost didn’t disappoint.  Due to the unusual wet winter this year (winter 2016/2017), the wheat fields were late to be planted and the canola fields were still barren.  But never fear, the beautiful hills were still on display making this traveler/photog want to stop every few feet to get yet another shot.   There were more colors of green than I’ve ever seen both in the Palouse and surrounding areas. Continue reading

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