Old 08-16-2010, 02:53 PM   #1
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Last weekend I took off my "plane spotter" hat and traded it in for the "railfan" one and took a trip up to the Conway Scenic in New Hampshire.

The sun was far from ideal all day, with clouds building in the afternoon. I tried my best to make good of the situation, and I thought I grabbed a couple decent exposures. Anyways, I was wondering if there's any potential to fix these two, or if I should just leave them for the personal collection?

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreje...&key=772473662
http://www.railpictures.net/viewreje...&key=908183826

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Old 08-16-2010, 03:13 PM   #2
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I'd say personal collection hands down on the second shot. The first shot *might* could be salvaged -- certainly could be made better -- by better processing to make the colors stand out. It's going to be hard to get it in with the crappy weather you had.
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Old 08-16-2010, 04:32 PM   #3
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The weather that you had pretty much ruined both shots. I would say If you saturated the second shot a little to get some vibrance in it I think it would help. I would try to ovoid railfaning when you know the lighting won't be good...If you want good pictures
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Old 08-16-2010, 05:09 PM   #4
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The first one is a candidate for a sky transplant
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