Anne Elliott's photos with the old homestead

Old demonstration farm

Old demonstration farm
Wow, "Western Montana rattled by strong earthquake (5.8, after midnight last night) felt as far north as Calgary." I hope there will be no aftershocks this weekend, as I will be much closer to it!

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Added on July  6, 2017

Charcoal effect

Charcoal effect
I was SO tired yesteday, 3 May 2016, after staying up the whole night on Sunday, in order to go to a Sharp-tailed Grouse lek (communal dance ground) early on Monday morning. Happened to come across this already post-processed photo, so decided to use it.…
Added on May  4, 2016

Old, abandoned farm

Old, abandoned farm
On 30 March 2015, I went SE of Calgary, driving the backroads through the farmlands. I had been meaning to drive further than I'd driven in that area, and this day I went as far as Vulcan. Just like I have done a few times before, I went on Google and G…
Added on April  3, 2015

The windmill from yesterday

The windmill from yesterday
On 30 March 2015, I went SE of Calgary, driving the backroads through the farmlands. I had been meaning to drive further than I'd driven in that area, and this day I went as far as Vulcan. Just like I have done a few times before, I went on Google and G…
Added on April  2, 2015

A closer view

A closer view
A close up view of an old homestead that I posted the other day. Looks like it is home at least to one Pigeon. One advantage of old barns and homesteads being left standing is that they can provide a home or shelter to wildlife, such as Red Foxes, Skunk…
Added on March 27, 2015

Old homestead with texture

Old homestead with texture
This old homestead was seen on 12 February 2015, which was spent SE of the city, with friends Cathy and Terry. They picked me up around 7:00 am and I think I was home somewhere around 7:30 pm, after a great day of searching for owls, barns, and anything…
Added on March 25, 2015

A prairie homestead

A prairie homestead
This old homestead was seen on 12 February 2015, which was spent SE of the city, with friends Cathy and Terry. They picked me up around 7:00 am and I think I was home somewhere around 7:30 pm, after a great day of searching for owls, barns, and anything…
Added on March 21, 2015

Old Prairie homestead

Old Prairie homestead
So many of the old wooden barns and homesteads that scatter the prairies are in such a bad state, unfortunately. This one was photographed SE of Calgary, on 14 April 2014, when I went driving the backroads for the day with my youngest daughter. Some of t…
Added on November  2, 2014

In need of preservation

In need of preservation
So many of the old wooden barns and homesteads that scatter the prairies are in such a bad state, unfortunately. This one was photographed SE of Calgary, on 14 April 2014, when I went driving the backroads for the day with my youngest daughter. Some of t…
Added on August  9, 2014

Textures

Textures
I love seeing old barns and homesteads when driving the backroads around Calgary. This one was photographed SE of Calgary, on 14 April 2014, when I went driving the backroads for the day with my youngest daughter. Thought it would make a change of subj…
Added on June 21, 2014