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All night long

By cassiecat
A similar one to a previous upload, again an oldie form the hard drive.
This one is a slightly wider view and has the railway worker.
I had alot of problems with the exposure due to the overhead lights giving alot of flare.
Thanks for loking, comments appreciated, lesley Smile

Tags: General SVR autumn gala Night trains

Voters: Snopaw, Sararose, ugly and 144 more

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Snopaw 11 United States
23 Aug 2011 2:46AM
Awesome shot and great processing!!
ugly Plus
14 9 58 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2011 2:58AM
magic work..
Have have put you on short list...
Well done...
Jocelia 11 2 1 Australia
23 Aug 2011 3:14AM
I love old trains as they have great character. This picture is great and you have captured it wonderfully
Daisymaye Plus
13 23 23 Canada
23 Aug 2011 3:43AM
If you had lots of overhead flare you've made good use of it and turned it into wonderful looking smoky steam in light. A beautifully worked image Lesley. ........Sandy
CarolG 15 199 20 Greece
23 Aug 2011 5:41AM
A superb presentation, Lesley. Carol
kirkoid 11 1 England
23 Aug 2011 6:22AM
Excellent capture with the reflection of the tender in the puddle. Would make a good painting.
LesF 15 182 9
23 Aug 2011 7:04AM
Cracking image this Lesley.

MrGoatsmilk 14 1.5k England
23 Aug 2011 7:30AM
Wonderful, made me stop and lookSmile

23 Aug 2011 7:41AM
The long exposure has given a ghostly effect to the smoke from the trains as they warm up. Fine work here Lesley.

CaroleS Plus
12 442 3 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2011 8:01AM
Great shot and processing. Carole
Mynett 14 142 6 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2011 8:12AM
very atmospheric
sherring 14 46 13 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2011 8:36AM
Very nice Lesley, you have captured the scene well. My dad loved steam trains and had lots of images of paintings which this image reminds me of.

23 Aug 2011 8:39AM
Astonishing! a superb image, just love this.

AlleyCatz 16 274 6 England
23 Aug 2011 9:32AM
Excellent work and image Lesley.

23 Aug 2011 9:42AM
This is superb, wonderful lighting. I feel an improvement could be made though by using the Transform tool in Photoshop to pull outwards the leaning building on the top left of the image. As things are, the right edge looks right but the left edge leans inwards, causing a slight imbalance. Transform>Distort would enable you to alter this and I suspect that will make the image look even stronger.
AnnChown 12 207 1 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2011 10:24AM
Great image! Love it!
youngwooly 14 1 England
23 Aug 2011 10:26AM
Very nicely done Lesley showing great control and technique

23 Aug 2011 11:25AM
Sensational piece of low light photography - well done on the awards - surely well deserved..Jo
Willpower 11 519 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2011 11:30AM
Brilliant concept. Well done
Sezz 17 619 15 England
23 Aug 2011 12:23PM
I like the atmosphere created in this one Lesley - like the reflection in the puddle too!

Sarah *
Alan_Coles 16 178 11 Wales
23 Aug 2011 12:30PM
Well worked Lesley...look very good. Congrats on the user awards
taggart Plus
17 47 15 United States
23 Aug 2011 1:26PM
A fantastic subject--What a superb image!
SlowSong Plus
14 10.3k 30 England
23 Aug 2011 1:37PM
This is most attractive Lesley. I was looking at it with the bottom cropped off so it was a letterbox style. I quite liked it that way.
Rach1970 14 14 1 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2011 3:26PM
Absolutely brilliant! Love it.
TrevBatWCC Plus
14 13 19 England
23 Aug 2011 3:40PM
A super night shot, Lesley Smile Some nice uploads from you whilst I've been away - I do rather like your Tumbling Waters.... Wink
Trev Smile
JustDucky 11 8 Canada
23 Aug 2011 4:58PM
awesome image Lesley, wtg on the awards
23 Aug 2011 5:41PM
Wow, that's a bit nice!
Kenfromsot 14 61 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2011 6:19PM
Fabulous image.

23 Aug 2011 6:20PM
Wonderful image Lesley

LesF 15 182 9
23 Aug 2011 6:30PM
Congrats on the HC Lesley
lonely_oryx 14 61 55 England
23 Aug 2011 6:51PM
Great work
23 Aug 2011 7:49PM
Stunning work !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Ian-Munro 14 200 15 Wales
23 Aug 2011 8:04PM
well worthy its ace!
ianrobinson 12 1.2k 8 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2011 8:32PM
greatshot but one question i have to ask.
How did you get the worker so sharp on such a long exposure.

derekhansen 13 210 24 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2011 8:42PM
A real impact shot Lesley. Superb work.
Eviscera 16 1.1k 149 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2011 8:46PM
Fluid light
SteveMoulding 13 3 7 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2011 8:55PM
Outstanding, Lesley, simply superb.
cabbie Plus
15 31 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2011 9:04PM

Richsr 15 91 223 England
23 Aug 2011 9:16PM
Excellent work Lesley, good details and a feel of antipation with the steam.
Well worked and congrats on the HC.
Regards Richard
chris-p Plus
16 75 England
23 Aug 2011 9:46PM
Well done Lesley..
cassiecat 14 39 46 England
23 Aug 2011 10:31PM
wow thanks for the fabulous response to this one, and to Pete for the HC, and Sandy, Stuart, Bob, and wolfy for their user awards. I'm dead chuffed Grin youve made my day.
Ian it was a single exposure so can think think the man wasnt moving very fast Smile
Stace 14 2 2 England
23 Aug 2011 10:57PM
Great work for a change Tongue only jesting, a fab image and well deserved awards

h4rsx 12 17 5 United Kingdom
24 Aug 2011 3:17AM
Absolutely awesome!!
ChiliMan 16 135 17 Singapore
24 Aug 2011 2:41PM
Breathtaking. But you knew I thought that already, ya? Smile

Congrats on the UAs and ESPECIALLY on the well-deserved HC!!

A Smile
cassiecat 14 39 46 England
24 Aug 2011 4:57PM
a really big thanks Angela for your user award, i really appreciate it Grin lesley
Morgs 14 20 62 Wales
24 Aug 2011 5:42PM
Good value for a HC IMO. Very well exposed, and good detail on the workman bearing in mind this must have been a long exposure. Well done Lesley.

DalePow 10 2 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2011 7:56PM
That is beautiful.Smile
Brian14 12 England
27 Aug 2011 4:23PM
A stunningly beautiful shot , full of nostalga,beautiful work.
28 Aug 2011 2:32AM
Great shot this one, certainly tells the story (all night long). WesternRed.
wyeth 10 Scotland
28 Aug 2011 9:16PM
Amazing photo. I love everything about it !
Canadiann 12 2 Canada
1 Sep 2011 4:10PM
Hi Lesley, Wow this is amazing just love it. My hubby will go crazy when he sees this have to show him. Sorry have missed so much time just gets by me so fast. Soon be time to make my trip home to Derby in October. Hope to meet up with some people on here. Keep up this fantastic work. You have captured so much in the great angle love the it all.
Ann xxx
dbedford 14 6 England
1 Sep 2011 7:22PM
Jaw droopingly great !
SimonAlesbrook 11 45 5 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2011 9:26AM
Brilliant, very atmospheric, nice tones
11 Sep 2011 2:46PM
11 Sep 2011 7:41PM
Wow..... fantastic image Grin
GlynnisFrith 15 23 3 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2011 8:12PM
How did I miss this it's a great images well done on the HC

PS Tony has not renewed his e2 membership because he said he is not on EPZ much these days.
ColouredImages 18 47 35 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2011 9:00PM
No idea how I missed this one. It is a magnificaent shot and well worthy of all the accoldaes
TonyFrith 15 3 6 United Kingdom
27 Sep 2011 6:39AM
Great shot & superb processing
cassiecat 14 39 46 England
27 Sep 2011 9:45AM
many thanks for your user award Tony, its made my day.lesley
Xiu 11
1 Oct 2011 12:23PM
nickyv32 15 135 England
2 Oct 2011 10:15AM
Hi Lesley, amazing photo, great work, love it x
Rock 20 10 2 England
14 Oct 2011 10:00PM

Dave87 15 42 5 England
5 Dec 2011 10:47PM
Evil. Love it.

canonfan 12 7 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2012 6:05PM
A really fantastic shot. Congratulations. I'm a steam fan myself
tedtoop 11 1 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2012 9:16PM
Brilliant shot.
1881 10 India
24 Apr 2012 5:21PM
Vary great shot.
danmclean 15 1 Australia
3 May 2012 1:58PM
Oh wow, looking at this one is like being there, the more you look the more you can hear and smell the scene, you have brought these to life,, well done on such wonderful captures,...

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