Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 2 October 2014 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

The Palouse region is the second largest wheat producer in the world, behind only the Ukraine. In the vast expanses of golden fields, it is easy to lose sight of what the crop actually looks like - and also hard to find an isolated plant to photograph!

SONY SLT-A77V 1/160 second F/6.3 ISO 200 375 mm (35mm equiv.)

Welcome to all. I began blogging Retained-Images in 2004 at My-Expressions.com. It is gone now.

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel épi et forme quelle vue et captage fantastique compo.

2 Oct 2014 5:56am

Marcel Omer from Beloeil, Belgium

perfect !

2 Oct 2014 6:44am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

. . and photographed so beautifully, too !

2 Oct 2014 7:19am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful framing !

2 Oct 2014 11:21am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Very nice capture of one of the world's staples.

2 Oct 2014 11:31am

Lougris from Toulouse, France

Douceur et simplicité dans cette promesse de vie !!

2 Oct 2014 12:45pm

Paleblue Photography from St. Catharines, Canada

Simple and lovely. Love these type of photos.

2 Oct 2014 2:41pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine close up of this head of grain with a great background.

2 Oct 2014 3:54pm

franz from Baden, Austria

brilliant "portrait" of this wheat ear !!! what would we do without it and its billions of brothers ... ?!?

2 Oct 2014 5:12pm

jean pierre from paris, France

tres jolie photo!! amitiés

2 Oct 2014 5:56pm

Jeff & Pat from Pembroke Dock, United Kingdom

Another good shot from your limited palette H, keep them coming loving this series . ;>)

2 Oct 2014 6:50pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Perfect focus with lovely shape and detail

2 Oct 2014 6:54pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

L O V E L Y !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

2 Oct 2014 7:41pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautifully-framed shot with incredible clarity!! A great standout against the background.

2 Oct 2014 11:07pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

A gorgeous image! Beautiful light and wonderful detail. It creates such a wonderful symbol for the Palouse region.

3 Oct 2014 1:13am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

How beautiful and delicate :)

3 Oct 2014 7:07am

L'angevine from Angers, France


3 Oct 2014 7:18am

B.O. from Versailles, France

A beautiful picture , simple but full of details

5 Apr 2015 6:59am