The American Experience
arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
Squirrel at my window
It's Raining Stars
Swamp in Reflection
Cadet Intensity
Shawanaga Lake sunset
Disinterested Watchers
Monkey in Buddhist Temple
Lifeguard station
Wading in Lake Baikal
Smith Lake Freezes Over
Lazy Day
New Dam, Old Power Plant and Rail Road Bridge Over American Falls
childhood: carefree and sweet
Idda Ka, a herder, says it has become difficult to feed his herds due to lack of rain. His sons are the first generation to seek work in neighboring towns, as herding is no longer sustainable.
A praying mantis atop a zinnia
Morton's Salt at sunset
Watching Over
Autumn Equine
Surf Generations
Portrait of Pablucha, the shepherd
Alienesque
Men inspect a well that has become too salinated for farming use.
Sprouting
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
New Dam, Old Power Plant and Rail Road Bridge Over American Falls

This photo captures may time frames and essentials of the economy of the American West. The old Power Plant at American Falls is a dilapidated shell of a building now and towering behind it is the newest version of the dam (1977) and the rail road bridge spanning the snake river.

TAGS: Bridge, Idaho

photographer avatar
American Falls, Idaho, United States of America
Member since 2016
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Jim Beitz.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 10.2016
Total Views: 42
Filed Under: The American Experience
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2016, 7:38 p.m.
Camera Make: Apple
Camera Model: iPhone SE
Focal Length: 4.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/380
Aperture: f2.2
ISO: ISO25
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS
PHOTO LOCATION American Falls, Idaho, United States of America