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Collection: Wotever Side Challenge
Camera: Nikon D300
Lens: Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II
Date: Aug 18, 2010
Date Uploaded: Aug 24, 2010

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Comments: 8
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Lakeside & Haverthwaite steam railway in Cumbria UK. Only used for tourist rides, but anyway quite fun.

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08/28/2010 10:27:37 AM
It's a mix between an old time shot and Thomas the Train (not sure if Thomas the Train is a popular show in all part of the world).
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08/27/2010 09:02:06 AM
Yes, this looks like a lot of fun - great shot compositionally too!
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08/26/2010 09:47:19 AM
Very cool. Love the smoke.
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08/25/2010 11:07:35 PM
Lots of action taking place here. Really nicely done.
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08/25/2010 12:12:52 AM
I love steam railroading, and this photo captures the whole experience of the water stop. The POV and the way you framed this one keeps the whole scene nice and compact without leaving out anything.
Here's how they do the same operation, taking on water, in New Mexico on the Cumbres & Toltec RR.
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It's not as tidy, but it gets the 5,000 gallon tank on the tender filled up quickly.
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08/24/2010 11:30:26 PM
The image is quite fun too and the processing enhances the effect. I would like to learn how some day. I love the tight framing.
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08/24/2010 07:47:26 PM
brilliant sarah .. love the smoke, the action and the point of view looking straight at the train coming out'v the tunnel .. :)
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08/24/2010 06:13:02 PM
Isn't that awesome - My grandson is into "Thomas the Train "- everything...there's no end to the collection of train cars !
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