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Thursday, April 9, 2009
barn

I promise you that the fade in color on the barn’s exterior is not a product of the camera or lens. That is the actual color of the barn.

Photo taken with the Canon Digital Rebel XT / 350D and a Sigma 70-300mm Lens on May 10, 2008, in rural Scott County, Iowa.

Related posts:

  1. Old Rustic Barn
  2. Photo Hunt – Classic Pepsi – Iowa Barn
  3. Barn Swallow
  4. Barn Swallow Call (AUDIO)
  5. Barn Spider

Posted by: Mike in: Iowa,Structures at 12:00 am

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12 Responses to “Rainbow Old Barn”
  1. 1
    MObugs41 Says:

    Neat old barn.Wonder what the history is behind the color? Living in a rural area we have a lot of barns and old sheds around the countryside. One of my favorite activities is to drive around looking for them and photographing then. Old cars make great subjects too.

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    Rainbow Old Barn | Techcom for dummy Says:

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  3. 3
    Sally Says:

    Wow. Now that’s something you don’t see every day! I keep intending to photograph several unique barns in my area. Maybe I’ll do that this spring!

  4. 4
    Moe Says:

    I wish I knew the story behind the barn. Unfortunately, I do not. Maybe some day I’ll drive back there and ask…

  5. 5
    Abraham Lincoln Says:

    The barn color does look like someone used an airbrush to paint it with. I would not think the lens could do that but I might think the sun and refraction might have something to do with it.

  6. 6
    Gus Says:

    I heard some Gaymen were having relations in that barn.

  7. 7
    sandy Says:

    Hi Moe..just catching up and this one stopped me in my tracks..love that barn…

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    kathleen Says:

    Man I love that barn. I can never remember exactly where it is, but I drove by it many a time in high school. I am glad to see it still looks the same.

  9. 9
    Moe Says:

    Me too. I wish I could remember where it is, actually…

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    Jess Says:

    The story be hind the color is actualy pretty simple, the man who owns it is an artist and he paints houses for a living so he had plenty of extra paint, and no it is not airbrushed it was actualy hand painted with a regular brush, Mark is an incredable artist, has many paintings he has painted, but the real artistic acomplishment is his truck wich he hand painted himself, he resides in Davenport, Iowa. but oplease be respectful and just admire from the road and please don’t trespass on his property

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    Moe Says:

    Thanks, Jess.

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    niecy Says:

    The artist is my step-brother. He’s incredibly talented and, yes,…each board was hand painted with a brush and paint which was painstakingly mixed so that each board was so subtly different that the barn looks airbrushed! Me, my husband,and my kids even got in on a little bit of the action and got to paint a couple boards.

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