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Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 11-26-2022, 10:25 PM
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Views: 637
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Nice one, Ted. Definitely looks better with a...

Nice one, Ted. Definitely looks better with a little more breathing room. Glad you got the shot accepted.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 11-22-2022, 02:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 410
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Provided the photo is in the database already, go...

Provided the photo is in the database already, go to the Members tab and select Photo Management. You'll need the photo ID number handy, so go ahead and copy that first.

Welcome to your Photo...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 11-09-2022, 12:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,012
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
I tried to follow your directions to the letter,...

I tried to follow your directions to the letter, and learned something new about the forum--

"The message you have entered is too short. Please lengthen your message to at least 10 characters."
...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 11-07-2022, 08:57 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 1,738,635
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
I'm not sure why this thread is just now catching...

I'm not sure why this thread is just now catching my attention, but a cool idea.

Michael Derrick currently has 196 photos in the database. The photos have been viewed a total of 618,014 times,...
Forum: U.S. Regional and Short Line Railroad Discussion 11-07-2022, 08:44 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 360,340
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
That's an interesting question, Joe. Most...

That's an interesting question, Joe. Most locomotive manufacturers are better off declaring products as rebuilds, as it allows the locomotive to meet a lower emissions tier, and avoid the Tier 4...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-25-2022, 07:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,010
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Generally, when I see a composition such as what...

Generally, when I see a composition such as what you were hoping to achieve, there is something "interesting" about the foreground. Telephoto compression accentuating rough track conditions is the...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-15-2022, 03:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,250
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Differing opinion here-- too much dead...

Differing opinion here-- too much dead foreground. If you cropped the road to just ahead of the light pole on the right side of the road and completely get rid of the one on the left with a tighter...
Forum: U.S. Regional and Short Line Railroad Discussion 10-14-2022, 06:07 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 360,340
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Thanks for that update, Joe. KLW is not at all...

Thanks for that update, Joe. KLW is not at all forthcoming with info to some folks who keep up with these histories. There are some former CP (including a couple of ex DME and ICE units) SD40-2s...
Forum: U.S. Regional and Short Line Railroad Discussion 09-12-2022, 05:30 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 360,340
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Thanks for the heads up on this, Joe. I should...

Thanks for the heads up on this, Joe. I should be able to find out more about these. I suspect with that length, they were built on ex BNSF SD70MAC frames.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 09-04-2022, 03:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,200
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Let's have this conversation, straight from the...

Let's have this conversation, straight from the site submission guidelines--

Manipulation:

The purpose of our website is to display genuine, authentic photographs of trains and railroad related...
Forum: U.S. Regional and Short Line Railroad Discussion 08-22-2022, 02:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,471
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Sounds like things are going pretty well so far,...

Sounds like things are going pretty well so far, as discussion elsewhere indicated the trains are already sold out all the way through Thanksgiving. I haven't attempted to make a booking to see if...
Forum: U.S. Regional and Short Line Railroad Discussion 08-22-2022, 02:35 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 360,340
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Thanks for the L&C updates, Joe. I guess the...

Thanks for the L&C updates, Joe. I guess the best prospect for an L&C display is now the 91 at Circle S Feeds in Bascomville.
Forum: U.S. Regional and Short Line Railroad Discussion 03-13-2022, 03:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 13,293
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Joe, that's ex BNSF SD70MAC 9530. G&O bought at...

Joe, that's ex BNSF SD70MAC 9530. G&O bought at least two of those with the intent they would be rebuild fodder in this KLW rebuild program. They have been operating over on the Yadkin Valley RR,...
Forum: U.S. Regional and Short Line Railroad Discussion 02-04-2022, 06:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,973
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Did you wind up finding anything, Carl? I haven't...

Did you wind up finding anything, Carl? I haven't really tried anything beyond a quick drive by on that operation, so would be interested to hear if you observed any operations.
Forum: U.S. Regional and Short Line Railroad Discussion 01-18-2022, 11:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,973
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Hi, Carl. I can't say I know a whole lot...

Hi, Carl.

I can't say I know a whole lot about that particular operation, but I do know that Guthrie and South Union are good places to look for power. Guthrie is the main shop for the line and...
Forum: U.S. Regional and Short Line Railroad Discussion 12-09-2021, 09:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 13,620
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Thanks for the news and photo links. The CMR...

Thanks for the news and photo links. The CMR just seems to be one of those hard luck shortlines that can't get a break. I did see some discussion on the fire elsewhere, and it was noted none of the...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 11-06-2021, 08:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 36,561
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
From an execution standpoint, I believe that is a...

From an execution standpoint, I believe that is a well done pan. I would suggest trying a much tighter crop-- just above the first distant tree line to keep some fall colors, lose the ballast pile...
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 10-12-2021, 06:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 17,440
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Thanks again for the help, guys! The Nikon is...

Thanks again for the help, guys! The Nikon is again happy with life after a few new companions were introduced (Windows 10 laptop, latest VueScan, and Lightroom).

Here's my first uploaded scan in...
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 09-29-2021, 11:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 17,440
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Thank you, Charles. New laptop has arrived, so I...

Thank you, Charles. New laptop has arrived, so I should be testing it combined with updated Vuescan and the Nikon soon. I have a few recommendations for the Plustek 8200 now.
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 07-06-2021, 03:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 17,440
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Thank you for the follow up, Doug!

Thank you for the follow up, Doug!
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 07-04-2021, 01:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 17,440
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Thanks for the great input, Doug. I have decided...

Thanks for the great input, Doug. I have decided for the meantime, I'm going to start by getting a new laptop (that's a must, I can't install software on my work laptop and my wife needs our "home"...
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 07-01-2021, 12:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 17,440
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Digital camera? Nada! Still a Nikon F3 and Provia...

Digital camera? Nada! Still a Nikon F3 and Provia 100F. I am seeing more and more people say they are using a DSLR in the fashion you mention for scanning. Almost sounds like how people made...
Forum: Digital Photo Processing Forum 06-30-2021, 12:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 17,440
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Film scanner and computer questions

Good evening.

I really need to get my scanning resumed and have decided I'm just going all new. I used a Nikon Coolscan V-ED with really great results. Nikon stopped supporting the software and...
Forum: U.S. Regional and Short Line Railroad Discussion 06-21-2021, 02:18 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 360,340
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
One thing further I have learned about Gallo's...

One thing further I have learned about Gallo's shipping-- they do ship outbound product in Cryogenic boxcars. Some of these wind up on the Reading & Northern's flagship "North Reading Fast Freight"...
Forum: U.S. Regional and Short Line Railroad Discussion 05-21-2021, 04:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 19,616
Posted By ShortlinesUSA
Good deal. Thank you for your efforts! I see...

Good deal. Thank you for your efforts! I see much the same going on in Santa Cruz, CA where trail advocates are doing their absolute best to get an active rail line removed. They aren't even happy...
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