Old 08-24-2008, 03:02 AM   #1
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Ok I know its High Sun but for future reference what would I crop if the picture was in good light?


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Old 08-24-2008, 03:05 AM   #2
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Don't center the nose of the train, instead use the rule of thirds. It would also help if you let the train come further down the tracks to you so you can show more of the train.
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Old 08-24-2008, 03:46 AM   #3
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Hi Eric,

For the second one you would need to crop it something like my example below.



As for the harsh lighting conditions I don't think there is a lot you could have done to improve the shot.

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Let it come around the corner a bit more too, light permitting.
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Old 08-25-2008, 03:32 AM   #5
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Thanks for the info. Maybe sometime this fall, when the lighting gets better, after hunting seasons I'll give the location another shot
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