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Old 08-15-2007, 05:40 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by Slopes09
Of course, there's more to railroading that just locomotives. That's probably something that's overemphasized here on RP is locomotives, and just the rail photography world in general. Of course, am I guilty of this too? Yes.

I actually like the first shot. The lighting might need a little tweaking, but that's about all.
Agreed. I actually like the second shot, albeit it is poorly composed. But a shot that shows a power plant chimney on one side, with a bit of steam out the stack, and a coal hopper on the other side, with the perspective as was done here, has a lot of appeal to me. I think that shot would tell the coal->electricity story a lot better than another shot of an engine.
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