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Old 07-21-2010, 03:58 PM   #24
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Originally Posted by Mgoldman View Post
I thought you were stating the photographers were the "clutter" and that threw me off. Getting back to consistency, however, you bring up an interesting observation. As if to acknowledge my point above, perhaps the train obscured by the trestle was allowed since it was understood that the photo's primary focus was that of the rail fan aspect of the image. The obscured train did not detract from the implied intent of the composition.
Well, there's your solution. The next time you want to pan a train through heavy foliage, make sure you have a couple of railfans standing in front of you. Better yet...a girl in a bikini!
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