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By NDODS    
Good Day to you all at ePz.

Thank you all so very much for taking the time out to view, comment and vote on my image yesterday. A further thank you goes to:781969 (Vikram), Graceland (Robin), TrevBatWCC (Trevor) and ColleenA (Colleen) for their User Awards.

Todays image comes from Sheffield Park (Bluebell Railway) where I spent a wonderful day exploring, capturing and riding on the train along the wonderful stretch of track between Sheffield Park and East Grinstead.

A little History Lesson: In 1618 English adventurer, writer, and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh was beheaded for allegedly conspiring against James I of England.

I hope that you all have a great day whatever you may be getting up to. The weather in Worthing promises to be a little indifferent so I shall be taking the day as it comes.

Everything went as well as can be expected with my appointments yesterday "Onwards and Upwards".

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin

Tags: Transport Historical Bluebell railway Sheffield park Steam locomotive Tourists Visitor Attraction 1618

Voters: SUE118, jocas, bobpaige1 and 89 more

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jocas 7 6 United Kingdom
19 May 2015 7:18AM
Great POV and comp here Nathan,colour for me.
liarsdance 7 633 2 United Kingdom
19 May 2015 7:23AM
Again, super composition, Nathan - and today its the b&w that does it for me Smile
barbarahirst 13 27 12 United Kingdom
19 May 2015 7:37AM
torn between the two...
so a half vote each today
nonur 13 18 13 Turkey
19 May 2015 7:51AM

Quote:Torn between the two...
so a half vote each today

same with me, Nathan.
PranavMishra 9 52 18 India
19 May 2015 8:11AM
fine image, Nathan..
Jasper87 Plus
12 3.0k 162 England
19 May 2015 8:18AM
Those buffers can't stop the impact of that red, Nathan.

capto Plus
10 7.0k 32 United Kingdom
19 May 2015 8:24AM
Some wonderful iron beasts they have there, well taken.Smile

ddolfelin Plus
10 103 3 Wales
19 May 2015 8:36AM
19 May 2015 8:39AM
A lovely pair of buffers, Nathan!
It has to be the colour version today!
An excellent image taken from an excellent POV.

19 May 2015 8:49AM
V1 for me Nathan, the red really catches the eye,
19 May 2015 8:50AM
Has to be colour for me, the vibrant red adds so much to the image.

Ted447 Plus
9 216 1 United Kingdom
19 May 2015 9:10AM
Like them both Nathan. Ted. GrinGrin
19 May 2015 9:13AM
What an awsome Beast Nathan very well captured
fotobee Plus
8 4 3 South Africa
19 May 2015 9:17AM
A magnificent loco shot! Wonderful! Regards Martin
Two wonderful images with lovely light and with great attention to detail, nice work Nathan, SmileSmileSmileSmile
franken Plus
19 5.4k 4 United Kingdom
19 May 2015 9:26AM
Colour version for me, Nathan.

19 May 2015 9:56AM
V2 - the B&W adds to the age of the engine. A 'U' class according to my other half! But I do like them with the windshields.
madbob 16 1 United Kingdom
19 May 2015 10:05AM
them were the days the old steam trains well taken
EMJAYCEE 13 10 10 England
19 May 2015 10:10AM
Full frontal - excellent pov Nathan.
19 May 2015 10:32AM
Excellent Nathan the colour for me...Lin
19 May 2015 10:36AM
Excellent detailed image Nathan.
mikbee 15 3 8 Scotland
19 May 2015 10:36AM
Super bit of red Nathan,
so colour for me !!
JawDborn 10 1.3k 1 England
19 May 2015 10:37AM
Well chosen pov, giving the impression of power in the loco. Colour my firm preference, so vibrant. I wonder why one of the numbers is 30,000 out!Grin

I think Raleigh spent 12 years in the Tower for secretly marrying one of Elizabeth's Maids of Honour. Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.
Jukka Plus
10 1 Finland
19 May 2015 10:53AM
I love those old Steam Engines ,and especially those with those smoke plates ( "savu pellit" in Finnish - "smoke plates" a direct translate ) . - The colour one for me as usual ! --- Jukka.
taggart Plus
17 47 14 United States
19 May 2015 12:47PM
This: a scary view of this huge train!
Daisymaye Plus
13 23 23 Canada
19 May 2015 1:18PM
Excellent! Love the colour.
19 May 2015 1:20PM
Super locomotive image which looks to be in immaculate condition.
Irishkate 11 45 121 United Kingdom
19 May 2015 2:26PM
I do like the proud colour of the engine in V1 - great pov of this bright and shiny specimen.
Kate GrinGrinGrin
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
19 May 2015 2:56PM
A great full frontal of this fine loco, Nathan, looking good in colour, and of course, the subject suits mono Smile Has to be half a vote for each I think! Wink
Trev Smile
19 May 2015 3:40PM
Colour every time. if they were meant to be B & W they would have been painted that way! nice shot!
prabhusinha 14 5 5 India
19 May 2015 4:21PM
Lovely Giants of steel
kojak 9 14 United Kingdom
19 May 2015 4:31PM
V1 fot me. Red stands out
marshfam19 13 5 United Kingdom
19 May 2015 4:37PM
Great images Nathan, for me its V1.

Mary Grin
19 May 2015 5:22PM
Excellent composition and point of view Nathan, colour for favourite....

19 May 2015 5:33PM
Great shot v1 for me the red is great Regards DaveSmileSmile
19 May 2015 5:34PM
I like the pov on this one Nathan.

brian17302 Plus
10 2 13 United Kingdom
19 May 2015 5:40PM
2 great images but I feel the impact of the red in V1 makes it a winner, Nathan
19 May 2015 6:13PM
Great P O V Nathan love the red it is coming straight at us. Just wonderful

Patricia GrinGrinGrin
ali63 10 791 1 United Kingdom
19 May 2015 6:18PM
Wonderful images I like them both equally GrinGrin,

danbrann 17 640 17
19 May 2015 7:10PM
Nothing second class about this one Nathan..
19 May 2015 7:26PM
Great capture Nathan.

Not a hint of your reflection and beautiful light. Have you tried this one in black and white (just a thought).

Nice one.


19 May 2015 7:40PM

Quote:Those buffers can't stop the impact of that red,

I agree, Great shot, Nathan.
19 May 2015 7:53PM

Many thanks for the upload both images have an impact. I am stuck as to which may be the better. I suppose it has to be the colour. The red is redder than red.


xwang 13 56 8
19 May 2015 8:48PM
Excellently taken, a bold image. Wonderful light control..
Your next stop should be York.. Welcome to the God own country, Grin and take a look of the trains in the Railway museum.
Another top capture from you Nathan

Glad things went ok for you..
Madoldie 7 586 United Kingdom
19 May 2015 10:07PM
Nice composition and point of view, great colours also. Captured a true sense of scale and the enormity of these great engines. Nice work,
all the best,
Two cracking images Nathan and for once I actually prefer the B & W version.
Chinga Plus
11 61 3 United Kingdom
20 May 2015 1:25AM
Lovely face your 1618! Good colours, good metallic content! Grin
marc484ie 15 31 1 Ireland
20 May 2015 8:06AM
Great capture. Like the POV and the colour of the train.
gajewski 17 10 9 United States
22 May 2015 4:50PM
Great image with perfect exposure throughout. I like how you even preserved detail looking out to the brightly lit outdoors.

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