10 miles north of Colfax, Washington on US 195, follow the signs to Steptoe Butte State Park.
The Rolling Hills of the Palouse Whitman County, Washington June 16, 2012 Canon EOS 5D Mark III ,Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM 1/4s f/11.0 at 215.0mm iso100 Full EXIF Info Date/Time 16-Jun-2012 19:56:23 Model Canon EOS 5D Mark III Flash Used No Focal Length 215 mm Exposure Time 1/4 sec Aperture f/11 ISO Equivalent 100 Exposure Bias +1/3 White Balance Auto Metering Mode matrix Exposure Program aperture priority Â©2012 Jim Stiles www.jimstilesphotos.com http://www.redbubble.com/people/jimstiles/works/8997815-the-rolling-hills-of-the-palouse
Shooting from high atop Steptoe Butte looking down on the wheat covered fields of the Palouse is nothing short of spectacular. With rapid moving clouds, golden hour is the best time to shoot. However, its constantly windy so being prepared for locking down the gear is essential.