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05-21-2004, 08:02 PM
Attention all photographers!!

Ever wanted to try your hand at some nighttime railroad phtography? Done it before, but would like to revisit the subject? Well, The Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum in Willimantic, CT is putting on it's First Annual Night Photo Shoot Saturday June 12, 2004 from 9pm until about 11pm. Here's the details:

Connecticuct Eastern Railroad Museum
55 Bridge Street
Willimantic, CT 06226
First Annual Night Photo Shoot
Saturday June 12, 2004
9PM - 11PM
Flash illumination will be provided - you bring your photo gear.

We will have at least FIVE scenes set up through the night featuring both passenger and freight consists. The locomotives we will be using for the photos are:
* EMD FL-9 (ex-CDOT & New Haven)
* GE 44 Tonner (ex-Long Island RR)
* Alco S-4 (ex-Central Vermont)
* EMD SW-8 (ex-Pfizer, nee-Wabash)

There will be time for multiple photos of each scene.

Price is only $15 per person.

Space is very limited - we are only making 15 spots available, and advanced payment is required to ensure your spot. Of course, every dollar will be going to support the museum - everyone involved is donating their equipment and time!

Some more details are on the museum's website - http://www.cteastrrmuseum.org Email me directly at webmaster@railfanzone.com with any questions, or reservation requests.

Tom Nanos
Public Relations - CT Eastern RR Museum