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Evening All

One from a few month back taken in colour then converted to black and white .

76079 attacks the climb out of Bolton with a reverse route of the Cotton Mill Express and is seen here at Turton nr Bolton

Hope you like it
Dave

Camera:Canon
Lens:70-200 f4 L
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Clagg and Steam
Username:dtomo68 dtomo68
Uploaded:27 Jun 2008 - 6:23 PM
Tags:76079, Black & white, Cotton, Express, Lancashire, Mill, Smoke, Steam, Tower, Transport, Turton
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Votes:27
Voters:TrevorPlumbe · dmhuynh72 · ringyneck · adybazz · Bob_V · wwwCOLEUKcom · martin.w · petet410 · fatherpie · RoddBC · AlanC1 · TyChee · User_Removed · digitall · John Giddings · Artistwally · Rock · franken · GlynnisFrith · robincoombes · rontear · buxton · PeterLaw · Hailwood · User_Removed · TonyFrith · Leebo ·
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adybazz
adybazz Plus Member 6adybazz vcard
27 Jun 2008 - 6:28 PM

Very atmospheric and good conversion.
Adrian

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wwwCOLEUKcom
wwwCOLEUKcom Plus Member 8wwwCOLEUKcom vcard United Kingdom
27 Jun 2008 - 6:32 PM

I think 9 times out of 10, shots of history always look better in B&W and this shot certainly does it for me, great conversion well done.

Grant

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martin.w
martin.w Plus Member 12359 forum postsmartin.w vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jun 2008 - 6:37 PM

Love the change from black to white as the smoke moves upwards. This works very well indeed Smile

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petet410
petet410  6 Equatorial Guinea
27 Jun 2008 - 6:46 PM

dave, more like true steam ...of Dunnett, Krause, Gifford et al. good shot especially in B&W.
Peter

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fatherpie
fatherpie Plus Member 6fatherpie vcard England12 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jun 2008 - 6:49 PM

A timeless shot. Great conversion. Dave

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RoddBC
RoddBC Plus Member 940 forum postsRoddBC vcard United States
27 Jun 2008 - 7:00 PM

What a mono shot! Excellent!


Rodd

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AlanC1
AlanC1 Plus Member 8AlanC1 vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jun 2008 - 7:16 PM


Quote: Dave, more like true steam ...of Dunnett, Krause, Gifford et al. good shot especially in B&W.
Peter

Can agree
Alan

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User_Removed
27 Jun 2008 - 7:40 PM

Excellent shot, well captured

Mark

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Artistwally Plus Member 8Artistwally vcard Scotland
27 Jun 2008 - 8:10 PM

Brilliant mono shot!
A.

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Rock
Rock Plus Member 12Rock vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jun 2008 - 8:43 PM

This is so good you can allmost smell the coal.

Perfect in B&W

Rock

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franken
franken Plus Member 123320 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jun 2008 - 8:59 PM

A powerful image, brings back memories of my trainspotting times in the 60's.

Ken

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robincoombes
robincoombes Plus Member 7robincoombes vcard Wales5 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jun 2008 - 9:46 PM

This really is a cracker deserves to do very well one of your best

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dtomo68
dtomo68 Plus Member 11dtomo68 vcard United Kingdom
27 Jun 2008 - 11:52 PM

Thanks all much appreciated

Dave

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PeterLaw
PeterLaw Plus Member 6PeterLaw vcard United Kingdom
28 Jun 2008 - 1:10 PM

This is an exceptionally good image, I really like the B & W as previous comments made it certainly brings back memories for me.
PeterLaw

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TonyFrith
TonyFrith Plus Member 7TonyFrith vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
30 Jun 2008 - 7:57 AM

Super conversion you can see the power in the shot
Tony

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Leebo
Leebo Plus Member 7Leebo vcard United Kingdom
2 Aug 2008 - 8:48 PM

Powerful capture deserves a lot of votes, been looking through your pf and there is some superb train shots
Lee

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