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Landscape with Pines Nowhere Oklahoma

Landscape with Pines Nowhere Oklahoma – Americana Collection


Looking westward from Nowhere, Oklahoma, toward the Fort Cobb reservoir the view reminds me of a Tonalist movement painter Leon Dabo work entitled Landscape with Pines.

camera: Nikon D3 | lens: Nikkor VR Zoom 55-200mm f/4-5.6G IF-ED
focal length: 98mm | exposure: f/11 – 1/800 – ISO 500

US2 ND3 Northern Lights Tower Geographical Center of North America Pierce County Rugby North Dakota

Northern Lights Tower – Americana Collection


South of the prairie community of Rugby, North Dakota, and east of the junction of highways US 2 and ND 3 – the geographic center of North America as determined by the US Geological Survey in 1931 – is the 88.5-foot multi-colored steel structure and roadside attraction Northern Lights Tower.

camera: Nikon D850 | lens: AF Nikkor Zoom 24-70mm f/2.8G
focal length: 40mm | exposure: f/11 – 1/1000 – ISO 500