Engine Driver 2

By Alan_Baseley    
An attempt at ageing. It'll probably sink without trace.
Converted to mono, grain added, slight vignette and then layer made partly transparent to give a hint of colour.

Tags: Transport Digitally manipulated Engine driver Portraits and people Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway

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ColleenA Plus
4 319 4 Australia
26 Sep 2013 7:57AM
You have processed it perfectly Alan...looks old....great work

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fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
26 Sep 2013 7:59AM
This is a great piece of work I just love how you have left that hint of colour in the driver.

Nigeve1 Plus
3 1.4k 101 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2013 8:04AM
Well observed and composed image.
canonfan 6 7 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2013 8:18AM
Great image Alan
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2013 8:40AM
Superbly composed and captured, whilst at the same time the processing adds to the charm Alan.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
johnlw 9 1 10 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2013 8:41AM
Cracking processing Alan works very well.
Regards John.
Ageing effect working well just like us really, only ours happens naturally . Cracking capture like the expression.
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
26 Sep 2013 11:12AM
Great PS work Alan.GrinGrinGrin
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
26 Sep 2013 11:17AM
Works well Alan.
Like the hint of colour in it.
26 Sep 2013 12:33PM
Super work on this. Love the effect.

taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
26 Sep 2013 2:18PM
This works well as a aged image, you are using an effective technique --interesting!
26 Sep 2013 3:17PM
Great POV, beautiful process and finally a fine image!
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
26 Sep 2013 4:25PM
Love it excellent capture and process Alan.


26 Sep 2013 9:10PM
Lovely shot Alan. Very clever. Cathy
jasonrwl Plus
6 1.1k 10 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2013 11:07PM
Not sure about the hint of colour Alan but otherwise I like it a lot
nonur Plus
7 17 11 Turkey
27 Sep 2013 1:36PM
Great contextual portrait with a lovely period feel to it.
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
28 Sep 2013 1:29AM
A great take, I like the look of concentration on his face...

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