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Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-29-2011, 04:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,766
Posted By chico
Chris, your skills in P/S at restoring color...

Chris, your skills in P/S at restoring color shift will come, thank goodness for P/S. You would be surprised at how some of John's Ansco-Color shots had shifted to complete red, aka Cisco Kid on the...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-28-2011, 06:15 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,766
Posted By chico
slide collection

I think you should go ahead and publish the ones w/no name on them as 'collection of' so create a acct just for those. Label them as anon photographer.

to the photos w/names, sure go ahead and...
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 05-08-2010, 11:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,147
Posted By chico
I don't shoot RAW, I shoot slides, and someone...

I don't shoot RAW, I shoot slides, and someone else scans them for me! HA! That said, the guy who does em for me and shoots RAW digital files, says there is no such thing as making adjustments to...
Forum: U.S. Class 1 Railroad Discussion 04-22-2010, 04:23 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 21,225
Posted By chico
Ah, excuse me, has anybody mentioned... The...

Ah, excuse me, has anybody mentioned...

The Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe?
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 01-02-2009, 06:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,200
Posted By chico
free anti-virus software

travis, when your McAffee subscription ends, download the free antivirus software from Avast.com

Works great, updates automatically, and free to home users
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-27-2008, 12:35 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,627
Posted By chico
meeting fans

in the days before the internet, meeting like-minded railfans was usually done at slide shows, especially organized shows like the chapter NRHS I joined in '87, which was known to be populated by...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-16-2008, 08:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,649
Posted By chico
simple. just click the little "X" in the top...

simple. just click the little "X" in the top right corner of the ad.
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 10-21-2008, 01:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,328
Posted By chico
Color (super)saturation

Is it me, or is there a new trend here in 'supersaturating' the colors? I know everyone has their photoshop 'secret' recipe, but it seems that color saturation by some is really cranked up a few...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 09-20-2008, 02:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,968
Posted By chico
#1's for Friday--both rosters of new power

I found it interesting that both the #1 & #2 most viewed on Friday were of brand new locomotives in their birthday suits! How often does that happen?

8-)
Forum: Off Topic Forum 08-01-2008, 01:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,577
Posted By chico
web domain name

I see you already made a choice on names, which is fine.

I am a believer of branding your own name, be it photo, or whatever (real estate, auto mechanic, etc). So, if you are a car mechanic,...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 07-11-2008, 02:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,381
Posted By chico
I saw one of mine

he used one of mine, the NW 1218 at Hammond, IN.

I'd be happy to say yes, but he should've asked.
Forum: Off Topic Forum 05-28-2008, 05:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,254
Posted By chico
your own website

Some good perspective here.

I would like to add that having your own web site need not require the owner to learn to write HTML, but you will have to be an administrator. You can pay someone to...
Forum: U.S. Class 1 Railroad Discussion 05-12-2008, 04:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 995
Posted By chico
ICE QC detours

Matt,
I think the detours are coming to an end, but to answer your question-
ICE trains detouring from the north get to the QC by way of the BNSF Barstow sub out of Savanna, IL. down to Barstow,...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 05-12-2008, 04:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,426
Posted By chico
where to post

Matt,
You can create an account on flickr.com or photobucket.com or any number of free general photography sites and then direct your friends or family to that. Plus they have a nice little...
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 04-07-2008, 09:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,193
Posted By chico
sharpening

I'm hardly the P/S expert here, but I would never sharpen until the final size has been rendered.
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 03-26-2008, 12:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,902
Posted By chico
[QUOTE=Freericks]As both a longtime railfan and a...

[QUOTE=Freericks]As both a longtime railfan and a longtime husband, I have three pieces of advice.

1) While you may take wife/gf along on some railfanning, don't ever try to either chase a train...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 03-13-2008, 09:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,177
Posted By chico
Professionally cleaning sensor

Think I paid in the 75 dollar range.

I go to the local camera repair shop, the one left over from the film camera days. It seems like every fair sized city has one, just look under 'camera...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 03-13-2008, 07:42 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,177
Posted By chico
Make that 2 that use the vacuum idea

So far, some really good ideas. I too have used that vacuum in an effort to suck the particles of dust out of my camera body. Just because you blow them off your sensor with the blower bulb, the...
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 03-03-2008, 03:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,022
Posted By chico
1024x683 for rp.net, for heartlandrails.com...

1024x683 for rp.net, for heartlandrails.com 900x600

for verticles, I always liked 720x480, of course 750x500 for rp.net

chico
http://www.heartlandrails.com
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 08-24-2007, 04:11 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,464
Posted By chico
dSLR or Point and Shoot?

Both should be in your kit. I like the p&s for those times when I want to be unobstrusive with a camera. Haul out the 20D and big lens in a crowd and they think you're some kind of pro and they...
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 07-17-2007, 01:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,295
Posted By chico
Saving old images by scanning and Photoshop

The following image:

http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=193866&nseq=1


is a good illustration of how the digital age has enhanced the world of imaging because of the ability to...
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 06-20-2007, 11:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,276
Posted By chico
Mitch, You hit on something that will be...

Mitch,

You hit on something that will be more commonplace in the future, IMO, that is remote storage via internet to offsite, secure databanks, a digital storage locker if you will. I think that...
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 06-20-2007, 11:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,276
Posted By chico
CD v DVD

The major benefit of DVD storage over CD is space, especially when you are shooting RAWs. .8gig CD v. 4.5gig for DVD
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 06-20-2007, 08:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,276
Posted By chico
Backup drives

I use a pair of LaCie 250G convertable external HD's, plus burn DVDs (2), one copy for my fireproof box here at home and another for my desk at work of the stuff I shoot digital, which is everything...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-02-2007, 07:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,196
Posted By chico
[QUOTE=JRMDC]Chico, anyone else, who from the...

[QUOTE=JRMDC]Chico, anyone else, who from the magazines spoke besides Steve Barry of Railfan and Railroad? I just went to the website and he is the only magazine-based speaker I could find. I've...
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