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Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 11-02-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,863
Posted By markhyams
The rejected one looks level and the accepted one...

The rejected one looks level and the accepted one looks unlevel. I agree that you should level based on the caternary, not the bridge. See if you can do a "better versionversion" swap.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-30-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,863
Posted By markhyams
"Loose" composition

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1326104&key=1942055

I think this shot is a great illustration of a big southwest sky dwarfing a train, making a train look small in nature. Plus I...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-30-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,508
Posted By markhyams
+1. Would've saved me some time.

+1. Would've saved me some time.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-29-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,508
Posted By markhyams
Well, I managed to get it post-processed...

Well, I managed to get it post-processed correctly and didn't get rejected for too much compression, but now it's rejected for "clutter." What do you think? Any way to save this image?
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Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-29-2014, 03:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,508
Posted By markhyams
Too much compression

I've gotten a string of rejections for "Too much compression". I'm kind of at a loss. Not only do I not see the compression, this file were exported from RAW files in Lightroom with the jpeg quality...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-12-2014, 02:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,573
Posted By markhyams
underexposed?

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1269949&key=8107908

This image was rejected for under exposure. What do you all think? Other commentary is welcome. Fwiw, thus is a scan of a...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-04-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,282
Posted By markhyams
Thanks for the input about the sun. I have...

Thanks for the input about the sun.

I have to disagree about calibration. Getting a monitor to display brightness levels at a standard level is part of calibration. Improperly calibrated gamma...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-04-2012, 05:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,282
Posted By markhyams
http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1082...

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1082147&key=6211773

Ok, fixed the color cast. Now rejected for underexposure. Looks good on my calibrated monitor. What do you all think?
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-03-2012, 12:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,282
Posted By markhyams
http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1081...

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1081735&key=9402339

I tightened it up a bit, but this time it got rejected for bad color. Thoughts?

Regarding it not being level, the trains are...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-02-2012, 08:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,282
Posted By markhyams
Thanks for the advice guys. No more room on the...

Thanks for the advice guys. No more room on the right. Why do I need this? There are tons of photos on this site of just consists of engines. Why would adding trailing cars make or break the...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-02-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,282
Posted By markhyams
more bad cropping

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1081602&key=3493632

Should I take some off the left?

Thanks!
Mark
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 09-25-2012, 08:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 812
Posted By markhyams
Bad cropping and color

What do you think of these? Any advice would be appreciated.

Cheers,
Mark

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1079781&key=3987143
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Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 08-22-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,721
Posted By markhyams
The original post photos look good to me. No...

The original post photos look good to me. No color or overexposure issues on my calibrated monitor. Maybe the screener's monitor needs adjusting.

Mark
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 08-22-2012, 01:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,082
Posted By markhyams
Another overexposed?

I got this one rejected for overexposure:

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1069637&key=5750604

It was difficult lighting, with the setting sun, the loco in the shade and the warm...
Forum: U.S. Class 1 Railroad Discussion 06-05-2009, 02:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,027
Posted By markhyams
Topeka railfanning

I'm in Topeka, Kansas for the next 10 days or so, and I'd like to see what is around here. Anyone have any suggestions for some good railfanning spots? I am not averse to walking away from the road...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-10-2007, 03:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,688
Posted By markhyams
Jaanfo, these two photos are great examples of...

Jaanfo, these two photos are great examples of what I'm speaking of, and what is being discussed above.

I think photo 171098 is not level in fact. The reason is the loco is going through a left...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-09-2007, 03:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,688
Posted By markhyams
tilted photos

I've noticed more than a small number of photos that have tilted horizons, including those getting selected for people's choice. What's the deal? It is so easy to fix this in any photo editing...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-27-2006, 06:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,145
Posted By markhyams
Canon 70-200mm f/4 L tripod collar

I have the 70-200 f/4 L with the Rebel XT and I am very pleased with the results, however, my tripod doesn't seem to be up to holding the two, i.e. the lens sags down the camera some, and it wobbles...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-18-2005, 03:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,220
Posted By markhyams
For me the bottom half of the photo adds to the...

For me the bottom half of the photo adds to the scene, with the rails and the sidelit roadbed and road leading the viewer into the scene. But I'm not the one making the choices here. Thanks for the...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-18-2005, 02:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,220
Posted By markhyams
advice please

This photo has been rejected for bad cropping. Any advice? I like it how it is, and there aren't any other sunset shots of Amtrak at Dalies in New Mexico.
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