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Building Steam

By Richsr
Thanks for all your comment and feedback on my last upload very much appreciated.

First from the weekend visit to Gromont and the engine sheds, going track side to capture the men and machines getting ready to steam at the War weekend on the North Yorks Railway.

In the good company of AlleyCatz, Maddie, Wooly, Les F, Mike H, Chris-P, Keithh and Briwooly
thanks for a good day.
Regards Richard

Tags: Hdr Northscape Steam train North york moors railway Gromont Engine shed Landscape and trave Steam train Engine -Kingsmoor

Voters: Alan_Baseley, BillyGoatGruff, scottchappell and 125 more

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BillyGoatGruff 14 191 199 England
17 Oct 2011 8:44AM
Ab Fab, Richard. Supremely well shot and processed!

Alan_Coles 15 178 11 Wales
17 Oct 2011 8:48AM
Great shot the way the lights n reflective lights work in the image...bags of atmosphere too.
Richsr 14 91 223 England
17 Oct 2011 8:48AM
Thanks Bill
saeidNL 11 3 Netherlands
17 Oct 2011 8:51AM
Top class image Richard,very well taken too,
MickyMc 13 8 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 8:53AM
Amazing vibrant colour
Cormy 13 3 England
17 Oct 2011 8:55AM
Top quality Richard.Imagine one of your juicy models in this setting!!!!!
LesF 14 182 9
17 Oct 2011 8:57AM
That puddle works well Richard, a super capture indeed

17 Oct 2011 9:01AM
A wonderful shot.

Rob66 11 1 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 9:02AM
Cracking shot.
Jasper87 Plus
11 2.7k 158 England
17 Oct 2011 9:04AM
The lights reflected in the puddle brings the foreground to life and balances the whole image nicely. Wonderful detail in the image, superb capture.

Ayoob 9 Australia
17 Oct 2011 9:04AM
An amazing capture with brilliant light ,colour,reflection and very well detail image Richard............Grin
fentiger 19 920 24 England
17 Oct 2011 9:05AM
Bags of atmosphere in this excellent composition.

RogBrown 14 3.1k 10 England
17 Oct 2011 9:06AM
Good shot. Like the lights reflected in the f/g.
Richsr 14 91 223 England
17 Oct 2011 9:19AM
Thanks for all your comments and to SaeidNL for your UA very much appreciated.
Regards Richard
17 Oct 2011 9:26AM

Quote:Great shot the way the lights n reflective lights work in the image...bags of atmosphere too.

this was my first thought then I saw the sign and "whistle while you work" came into mind. showing my age here. But it was the reruns of Dad's Army version I was thinking of.

Richsr 14 91 223 England
17 Oct 2011 9:34AM
Thanks for all your comments and to Pete for the HC very much appreciated
Regards Richard
Shroomer 14 14 167 England
17 Oct 2011 9:39AM
This is superb Rich and full of atmosphere. Very well processed. Looks like there are going to be more crackers like this coming up.
Congrats on the HC
CaroleS Plus
10 442 3 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 9:53AM
A superb shot Richard. Carole
johnnyboy114 12 231 106 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 10:14AM
Looks HDR....very clever, very well shot....nice
Ian-Munro 13 200 15 Wales
17 Oct 2011 10:15AM
Nicely done Richard.
hasslebladuk 11 1 6 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 10:23AM
What great exposure excellent shot
Suehh 14 39 6 England
17 Oct 2011 10:24AM
I do like this Richard - lovely comp and superb tones - congrats on the awardsGrin
lonely_oryx 13 61 55 England
17 Oct 2011 10:25AM
Super shot - like the low angle
fraser 17 631 14 Scotland
17 Oct 2011 10:31AM
Superb work Richard. You really show your versatility here.

Wooly 15 112 4 England
17 Oct 2011 10:44AM
Nice one Richard. I like the composition. Congrats on the HC.

Briwooly is the one you're missing.

Richsr 14 91 223 England
17 Oct 2011 10:49AM
Thanks Alan, good not remember at all
Regards Richard
digital_boi 15 3 6 Scotland
17 Oct 2011 10:52AM
a great shot enhanced by the levels of HDR applied just enough cracking good image

AlleyCatz 15 274 6 England
17 Oct 2011 11:04AM
Great image/work Richard....was good to meet you.
Congrats on your HC

ATB Smile

achieverswales 10 8 101 Wales
17 Oct 2011 11:39AM
Nice tones and lighting Richard, this is how HDR should be used.


AnnChown 11 207 1 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 11:41AM
Bags of atmosphere here - just love that lighting; fabulous image and congrats on the HC! Much deserved.
mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.8k 2404 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 11:45AM
Positively oozing with atmosphere.
Philo 11 99 83 England
17 Oct 2011 11:58AM
Great comp, lots of atmosphere and the puddle really makes the shot. Congrats on the awards Richard, very well deserved.
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 19 England
17 Oct 2011 12:13PM
A stunning shot, Richard, excellently captured, and the inclusion of the pools of water reflecting the lights really adds to the shot Smile
Trev Smile
andylea 12 37 1 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 12:19PM
an absolute stunner richard have another very well deserved ua on me top shot Wink
NobbytheNobster 11 33 5 England
17 Oct 2011 12:56PM
Super low light shot Richard, love the vibrant colours
Lillian Plus
11 23 17 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 12:56PM
Great shot Richard and well done with the UA's
shows that it's a 1st class shot and processing so spot on
h4rsx 11 17 5 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 1:37PM
Thats a cracking shot Richard, looking forward to seeing the rest from here. I was planning on going to this, but decided it was either this or the Skye meet.
RobboB Plus
14 133 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 1:48PM
Superb, really captures the essence of the place
Well done
hyd 11 England
17 Oct 2011 2:23PM
Awesome image richard, stunning work, congrats on the HC.

andy210966 13 4 119 Wales
17 Oct 2011 2:36PM
Magnificent work Richard Smile
marktc Plus
10 101 15 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 2:51PM
Superb, congrats on the awards, very well deserved
Hailwood 14 2 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 3:30PM
nice to meet you on Saturday morning richard
nice shot in difficult lighting
i look forward to seeing some more of the photos from keiths workshop at the moors
Sezz 16 619 15 England
17 Oct 2011 3:32PM
What to add Richard? all been said so I'll just add my congrat's too - first class work and your awards are well deserved Smile

Sarah *
pluckyfilly 14 351 33 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 4:18PM
great work, love it
rontear Plus
18 23 9 England
17 Oct 2011 4:19PM
Atmosphere, Richard. Awards aplenty !!
Richsr 14 91 223 England
17 Oct 2011 5:42PM
Thanks for all your comments everyone and SaeidNl, Andylea and hyd's for your awards very much appreciated
Regards Richard
chase Plus
15 2.1k 562 England
17 Oct 2011 5:51PM
That's a cracking shot,well done !!
Rock 18 10 2 England
17 Oct 2011 5:56PM
What could I say that already has been said ?


Sue_R 15 11 6 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 6:23PM
Just love this image.

Sue Smile
gajewski 16 10 9 United States
17 Oct 2011 6:25PM
Fantastic low light shot.
chris-p Plus
15 75 England
17 Oct 2011 6:38PM
Well done Richard
phil99 14 45 6 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 7:10PM
It's all been said Richard .Just superb and love the puddle...Phil
ianrobinson 11 1.2k 8 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 7:21PM
Had to add my award to the list Richard, this image has superb tones, detail and sharpness well caught.

A top class image worthy of all the awards given.

dathersmith 14 565 12 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2011 7:32PM
An exceptional shot Richard, deserves all the awards. From the images I've seen this looks to have been a great workshop.

wyatturp 15 2 England
17 Oct 2011 8:06PM
The sign makes this picture for me read and move on in the picture, well doneSmile

Briwooly 15 454 6 England
17 Oct 2011 8:09PM
Superb Richard it was nice meeting you ,you really made a cracking job of this one

Richsr 14 91 223 England
17 Oct 2011 8:30PM
And you too Brian.
Regards Richard
astyag 13 12
17 Oct 2011 9:32PM
The balance of light in this semi-soft HDR is magnificent. well deserved UAs
DaveU 15 1.4k 127 England
17 Oct 2011 10:27PM
A cracker Richard .....
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 19 Canada
18 Oct 2011 2:25AM
Wow! Amazing image Richard. ..........Sandy
kirkoid 10 1 England
18 Oct 2011 6:32AM
Cracking early morning atmospheric capture.
Richsr 14 91 223 England
18 Oct 2011 8:25AM
Thanks for all your comments everyone very much appreciated
Regards Richard
gingerdelight 14 298 11 United Kingdom
18 Oct 2011 11:10AM
Wow! What a stunning image!
Maddie 16 2.7k 2 United Kingdom
18 Oct 2011 5:16PM
Well done Rich, good to see you again Smile
18 Oct 2011 5:51PM
Fantastic image Richard. I love the way the Red and Blue stand out.

John Smile
jaktis Plus
17 84 Sweden
18 Oct 2011 7:03PM
Powerful light for this

Richsr 14 91 223 England
18 Oct 2011 7:24PM
Thanks for all your comments everyone and to Paul for the GEA very much appreciated
wolfy 17 36 United Kingdom
18 Oct 2011 9:28PM
Truly stunning work Richard, and congrats on all the awards, deserves every one of them !
derekhansen 12 210 24 United Kingdom
18 Oct 2011 9:40PM
Absolutely superb photography Richard. Congratulation on the awards.
Joline Plus
14 34 59 United States
19 Oct 2011 12:48PM
Deserving of all the the underbelly of the shops. A side many people don't get to see.
Anna62 10 1 Australia
19 Oct 2011 12:56PM
Outstanding image Richard..nothing I can add to what everyone else has said. Simply superb Smile Beautifully taken. Well earned awards
Martyn_U 12 7 England
19 Oct 2011 7:53PM
Excellent work Richard

MandyD 12 16,777.2k 1 England
22 Oct 2011 9:51AM
Superb! Congrats on all your well deserved awards, stunning work!
sawsengee 14 6 40 Malaysia
22 Oct 2011 6:02PM
a lovely shot....beautiful ambience lighting, water reflection & picture tone......congratz. on the HC & GE awardsSmile
Fefe Plus
9 57 36 United Kingdom
18 Nov 2011 1:56PM
Hi and thankyou for comment on my photo Incoming Tide.Grin Your images are pretty impressive, particually like this one. Really nice how the blue and red stands out.
nonur 12 18 13 Turkey
28 Dec 2011 6:11AM
A great example of excellency!

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