21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Farming homesteads in Palouse

Perched atop a gentle slope in Palouse, one lone homestead stood resilient, its weathered barn and farmhouse mirroring the undulating patterns of the surrounding wheat fields. Across the hills, another solitary dwelling nestled into the landscape, a testament to the enduring spirit of those who carved out a home amid the rhythmic swells of this iconic agricultural region.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Farmington, Washington, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS R5
Copyright: © Doug Sturgess