Grain Elevator - South Dakota

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© Jim Thomas
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All that remains of an old grain elevator in Okaton, South Dakota. The circling swallows live undisturbed here in this prairie town. Rapid Omega 100, 90mm Hexanon lens, Fuji Astia film.

26 responses

  • Alexis - Now on Flickr

    Alexis - Now on Flickr gave props (4 Aug 2007):

    Beautiful composition

  • Paul Lavallee

    Paul Lavallee gave props (6 Aug 2007):

    amazing photo! you really captured the feeling i got when i have visited South Dakota!!!

  • Scott Levine

    Scott Levine (Deleted) gave props (24 Aug 2007):

    this is gorgeous. i love the colors and how endless it is.

  • Matt Jarvis

    Matt Jarvis gave props (2 Sep 2007):

    Quintessential American midwest, colors of nature are fading but not gone.

  • eva monbert

    eva monbert gave props (16 Sep 2007):

    beautiful take, nostalgia for old America, yes, it rocks

  • Carlos Ugarte

    Carlos Ugarte said (17 Sep 2007):

    Great photo. good colors, composition and feeling.

  • judy fouse

    judy fouse gave props (16 Nov 2007):

    Wow, gorgeous colors

  • Jenny Finster

    Jenny Finster gave props (27 Jul 2008):

    This is a really good photo! I love the colors and the feel to it is just wonderful/ great job :)

  • Karen K Smith

    Karen K Smith gave props (24 Oct 2008):

    Awesome composition!

  • Craig Fraizer

    Craig Fraizer gave props (2 Nov 2008):

    awesome capture


    JOE FAILK gave props (17 Mar 2009):

    Very well done!

  • Jack Sills

    Jack Sills (Deleted) gave props (7 Nov 2009):

    Terrific Image..Very Well Done!!!

  • Sheila

    Sheila (Deleted) gave props (7 Nov 2009):

    What a beautiful photo---looks like a painting!

  • Manon Boily

    Manon Boily (Deleted) gave props (2 Jan 2010):

    just like in movies... that picture should be great in b&w, high contrast. great shot.

  • Brian Betteridge

    Brian Betteridge gave props (2 Jan 2010):

    very nice, i really like this,.

  • Marq

    Marq (Deleted) said (2 Jan 2010):

    It's great!

  • Dirk Spennemann

    Dirk Spennemann   gave props (20 Mar 2010):

    excellent stuff!

  • May Lattanzio

    May Lattanzio gave props (2 Mar 2011):

    Wonderful shot. Reminds me of the old grain elevators out in Rapelje, Montana.

  • * Tabitha Payne

    * Tabitha Payne gave props (5 Mar 2011):

    Awesome Capture!!

  • Maxim Gorev

    Maxim Gorev (Deleted) said (9 Apr 2011):

    like it!

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon gave props (4 May 2011):

    A very striking image.. beautifully captured!!

  • Carol Holmes

    Carol Holmes gave props (20 Aug 2011):

    I'm thinking if this was posted in 2007 I better start going through all your photos so I don't miss treasures like these!

  • Jim Thomas

    Jim Thomas said (20 Aug 2011):

    Carol, Yes! You must go through all 1000 or so of my photos! You might be surprised at what you find. :) Thanks for the kind words!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (9 Feb 2012):

    Rockin' JPG's Theme Park (most excellently).

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (2 Apr 2012):

    A fabulous country scenic. Love those golden tones against the blue ones.

  • Ethan Honeywell

    Ethan Honeywell gave props (17 Jun 2012):

    Simply beautiful!

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