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Old 11-28-2010, 04:41 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Paolo Roffo View Post
I'm not sure if the milepost would constitute foreground clutter or not. To me its part of the railroad, but I'm not a screener.
Well, this photo proves that signs like that aren't considered foreground clutter:

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Photograph © Douglas G. Walker

And it really perplexes me why a photographer would wait until the sign is blocking the lead engine to take a shot when you have WIDE OPEN section of track just before the sign. Can someone explain the logic to me?
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This pretty much sums it up:
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