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Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 04-05-2011, 06:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 942
Posted By OCtrainguy
Thanks for the information on the lighting. I...

Thanks for the information on the lighting. I would still like to get some feedback on the cropping, for my own knowledge with respect to this photo. Should the view be wider than the switcher and...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 04-05-2011, 03:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 942
Posted By OCtrainguy
Cropping - roster photo

I have a question on the following photo which was rejected for bad cropping and horizon unlevel related to the cropping. This is of a newly repainted NS SW1500 at the Juniata Locomotive Shop in...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-14-2011, 05:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,273
Posted By OCtrainguy
Cropping question

I'll piggyback this thread with a question I have on this photo that was rejected for Bad Cropping:

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=904087&key=1234401453

On the cropping, is it...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-10-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,004
Posted By OCtrainguy
The photo I uploaded of 10G was previous to this...

The photo I uploaded of 10G was previous to this helper set. I thought I had pasted the helper comments over the 10G one, but guess it didn't work and I didn't catch it before uploading the file.
...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-10-2011, 05:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,004
Posted By OCtrainguy
Cropping for lite engine moves/helper sets

I have a question on a rejection of the following photo for bad cropping on a helper set:

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=903311&key=0

This is the second photo I submitted as the...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-22-2011, 02:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,052
Posted By OCtrainguy
Correct. There are a few viewing windows in the...

Correct. There are a few viewing windows in the fence. When I first arrived at Gallitzin, there were a lot of people standing shoulder to shoulder awaiting the E8As to arrive with their afternoon...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-22-2011, 03:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,052
Posted By OCtrainguy
Obstructing Objects (Foreground Clutter)

This photo was rejected for the above reason.

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=897403&key=1135890400

I've gotten this one a few times when submitting yard photos. In my few trips...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-21-2011, 06:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 915
Posted By OCtrainguy
With some suggestions on the cropping, I...

With some suggestions on the cropping, I re-cropped the photo and tried again. It was then rejected for the "cloudy/common power" reason so I appealed based on the engine type and the fact that to...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-20-2011, 03:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 915
Posted By OCtrainguy
Cropping question

I have a cropping question on this photo of the Juniata Terminal E8A units at Cresson, PA leading a train to Pittsburgh as part of Altoona's Railfest. The photo was rejected due to bad cropping:
...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 09-30-2010, 02:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,110
Posted By OCtrainguy
While there is a train tied down in the...

While there is a train tied down in the background, past the bridge overpass, the focus of the photo isn't on the train itself, but on the ROW, and where the train used to tie down. I think I have a...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 09-30-2010, 03:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,110
Posted By OCtrainguy
ROW photography

I know that photographing a ROW, either with or without tracks is tricky, and I haven't done a lot of photography of a ROW. In April, I took this photo of the former CNJ Southern Division Main Line...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 07-26-2010, 07:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,397
Posted By OCtrainguy
Thanks for the feedback. I was looking closer to...

Thanks for the feedback. I was looking closer to the train, after reading the responses, I see it now. Thanks, I'll recrop it.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 07-26-2010, 03:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,397
Posted By OCtrainguy
Obstructing objects/foreground clutter at a station

I was thinking about the Obstructing Objects (foreground clutter) reason on this photo:
http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=837736&key=272144402

I haven't done a lot of SEPTA...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 04-15-2010, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 726
Posted By OCtrainguy
No, this is the only photo I have of them at the...

No, this is the only photo I have of them at the signals. The other photo I have of them doesn't have the signals in the background. I'll try for that one. Thanks for the feedback.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 04-15-2010, 02:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 726
Posted By OCtrainguy
Cropping question

I have a question on the following photo which was rejected for bad cropping: http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=803001&key=0

Looking at the photo, I believe it's due to how I framed...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 03-23-2010, 05:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 912
Posted By OCtrainguy
Thanks for the feedback on the cropping, as that...

Thanks for the feedback on the cropping, as that was my bigger question on the photo. A little off the top for the sky and some of the field on the right. I'll work on it and then use it as a...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 03-22-2010, 05:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 912
Posted By OCtrainguy
Question on cropping

I have a question on cropping as it relates to the photo from the Strasburg Railroad.

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=793202&key=234766084

I want to keep the barn and the farm...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-05-2008, 03:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 984
Posted By OCtrainguy
Too much track or too little train (cropping)

So it's actually too much of the NS engines. Thanks for the feeedback on the photo. I'll re-crop it with less of the NS engines and try again.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-03-2008, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 984
Posted By OCtrainguy
Too much track or too little train (cropping)

I have a question concerning the cropping of this photo:

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=583837&key=1179303953

I am trying to understand so that I can learn on this photo and for...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 08-04-2008, 08:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,913
Posted By OCtrainguy
The shadows on the second engine and centerbeam...

The shadows on the second engine and centerbeam behind the second engine were caused by an old building between the road and the ROW on the left side of the grade crossing.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 08-01-2008, 05:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,913
Posted By OCtrainguy
Thanks to all for the feedback. Next time, I can...

Thanks to all for the feedback. Next time, I can try for the other side of the crossing (to the left of where I was standing) to eliminate the wires and try to get the whole train in the photo.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 07-31-2008, 07:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,913
Posted By OCtrainguy
Obstructing Objects (Foreground Clutter)

I photographed a Conrail Shared Assets local train entering Pavonia Yard in Camden, NJ. The place where I took the photograph is at the grade crossing before the yard. There are two sets of tracks...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-02-2006, 05:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,124
Posted By OCtrainguy
With PSE2.0 my adjustment options are Equalize,...

With PSE2.0 my adjustment options are Equalize, Gradient Map, Invert, Posturize and Threshold.

I worked with the layers options as well as turning the photo into a black & white one, so I have a...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-02-2006, 02:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,124
Posted By OCtrainguy
Overexposed photo - suggestions

Thanks to all for your suggestions. I will try them out. This also helps me learn more about Photoshop. I hadn't even thought of turning the image into black and white, but will try that as well. ...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-01-2006, 04:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,124
Posted By OCtrainguy
Overexposed photo

This photo was rejected as being overexposed.

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=252618

I am still learning Photoshop (using Photoshop Elements 2.0) and am wondering if Photoshop can...
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