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Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-28-2022, 04:45 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By baggydave
Smile I wanted the tele effect because the UK doesn't...

I wanted the tele effect because the UK doesn't have the switchbacks that are found in the USA and I wanted to replicate that type of image,
this is my first attempt ...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-28-2022, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,014
Posted By baggydave
Oh and there is no sky. That is a small mountain...

Oh and there is no sky. That is a small mountain by UK standards, not US standards, in the background and the bridge is blurry where the heat from the engines is underneath
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-28-2022, 03:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,014
Posted By baggydave
With my eyes the state they are in I don't see...

With my eyes the state they are in I don't see noise. Shot at 400 as I was using a 200 lens with a 2x adaptor.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-28-2022, 02:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,014
Posted By baggydave
poor image

Good day all
I was at the opticians this morning to arrange for cataract removal! Could someone please help? Is this correct?
https://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1896100&key=4924352...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-20-2022, 09:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,308
Posted By baggydave
I wish we had weather events like this in the UK

I wish we had weather events like this in the UK
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-20-2022, 09:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,308
Posted By baggydave
For what it is worth Rob I really like it too....

For what it is worth Rob I really like it too. How about a severe crop?
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Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-14-2021, 09:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 24,919
Posted By baggydave
Is this worth pursuing?

As some may know I am due a cataract op soon so can't always tell if I have transgressed the rules
Therefore I ask for other's eyes to judge for me. This was shot at ISO 800 on a sunny day, 250th...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 09-30-2021, 10:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 24,505
Posted By baggydave
PAQ but you might like a look...

I jumped through all the hoops and took a trip to Ontario this month. Weather was not great and the area I had to go to wasn't good for railfanning but family calls after so long away. I took this...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 07-08-2021, 02:54 PM
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Views: 18,802
Posted By baggydave
My eyes are old like me...

I am waiting for a cataract operation but still, can someone point out the clutter for me please?
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Many thanks Dave
keep well!!
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-03-2021, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,546
Posted By baggydave
https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@55.0092407,-1.49081...

https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@55.0092407,-1.4908131,2086m/data=!3m1!1e3
Hope I have done this correctly!! Access technically is not available but there is a path across the railway which is used by...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-02-2021, 02:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,546
Posted By baggydave
Many thanks for the feedback. I like the picture...

Many thanks for the feedback. I like the picture because of the smoke effects. The overbridge is quite deep so smoke remains there after the train has gone. The whole line though is a nightmare. Runs...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-01-2021, 08:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,546
Posted By baggydave
Old problem , new question

https://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1859445&key=5573106
was rejected for being backlit. Ok it was and there is nothing I can do about it.
This line , on the north bank of the Tyne, runs...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 04-13-2021, 11:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,747
Posted By baggydave
Well, thank you Mitch, very kind words I...

Well, thank you Mitch, very kind words I appreciate them.
With regard to your suggestions there would be no need to pay 10 grand for a charter at Tanfield as it is my local railway and I volunteer...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 04-12-2021, 04:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,747
Posted By baggydave
9 years of hard work

I'm sorry that the screeners won't let you see this tribute to the immense hard work by the volunteers of Tanfield railway to restore their latest locomotive. However I thought that you could take a...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-26-2021, 01:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,939
Posted By baggydave
Thanks Doug, I have always appreciated your...

Thanks Doug, I have always appreciated your "likes" on my flickr page so thanks again. I love backlit pictures. I have to, seeing that my local railway, Tanfield, runs south to north and gives me no...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-25-2021, 06:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,939
Posted By baggydave
Looks good to me, even the supposed lean. Not...

Looks good to me, even the supposed lean. Not backlit though. i would say sidelit.
Now if you want backlit
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Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 07-09-2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 22,458
Posted By baggydave
Ted Take your points but in mitigation I will...

Ted
Take your points but in mitigation I will point out that I was driving along I80 and saw these two locos so turned off and took the picture(which incidentally has been reprocessed after my...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 07-06-2020, 01:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 22,458
Posted By baggydave
I saw that Lloyd when I researched the number but...

I saw that Lloyd when I researched the number but it doesn't appear on railpictures database. In their database there are pictures of 1633 listed as EMD SD40-2, which is what I used. Perhaps the...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 07-05-2020, 10:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 22,458
Posted By baggydave
I had a third attempt and got dinged for bad...

I had a third attempt and got dinged for bad info!! Anyone out there give me some help?
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 07-05-2020, 08:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 22,458
Posted By baggydave
Thanks very much both of you for being an extra...

Thanks very much both of you for being an extra pair of eyes. I reckon my eyesight is worse than I think. Suppose it is sitting in front of a computer for many minutes. Good to now there are aways...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 07-04-2020, 11:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 22,458
Posted By baggydave
Smile I know I'm old and ....

...I'm getting cataracts on my eyes but?
https://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1805676&key=6864008
Well at least I have friends in Germany...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-16-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 44,147
Posted By baggydave
A big thank you for everyone's comments and...

A big thank you for everyone's comments and advice, always very useful. Rejigged a slightly different frame and the shot was accepted. One can never stop learning....
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-13-2020, 11:15 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 44,147
Posted By baggydave
I got done for foreground clutter this week as...

I got done for foreground clutter this week as well.
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Of course I don't see the problem :)
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-08-2020, 08:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 13,306
Posted By baggydave
You haven't watched the video;-)

You haven't watched the video;-)
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-07-2020, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 13,306
Posted By baggydave
A bit of History

Fellow members
Most of my pictures are from a small railway in the North East of England called Tanfield railway. In 2025 it is 300 years old and has great ambitions to celebrate in style. They have...
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