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pmorgan 15 217 13 England
2 Jun 2007 10:11AM
Superb tonal control, love it!

Rgds
Paul
MrsS 15 4.5k 18 England
2 Jun 2007 10:19AM

Quote:Happy as a pig in muck


Him or you????? :-P

xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
2 Jun 2007 10:20AM
Take your pick missus Wink

Cheers too Paul, glad you like.

Paul
LesF 15 182 9
2 Jun 2007 10:22AM
You just had to post one of this guy and his engine, his expression says it all, no further words needed.

Les F
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
2 Jun 2007 10:25AM
Tell you what Les, if this was all I had to do throughout the day ... I would be a very happy man indeed too Wink

Sliding out of sight this 'un ... shame, I quite like it too Wink
BEVZED 15 1.1k United Kingdom
2 Jun 2007 10:32AM
Not slid too far yet!
Great conversion to mono and the tighter crop works really well,
Beverley
kaybee 18 8.3k 27 Scotland
2 Jun 2007 10:34AM
He really has a 'train drivers' face doesn't he?


Roy
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
2 Jun 2007 10:36AM
He certainly does Roy, weathered by years of sticking his head out of the cab whilst moving Wink

No, not quite hit the buffers yet Bev Wink

Paul
scott_jessuk 16 249 1 Scotland
2 Jun 2007 10:43AM
Another great shot Paul, love the conversion.

Scott
2 Jun 2007 10:47AM
Put a grin on my face.

Ian
StuartAt 17 1.1k 8 United Kingdom
2 Jun 2007 10:50AM
Fantastic characterful portrait. Works really well in black and white.

Stuart
Tandberg 19 1.2k 2 England
2 Jun 2007 10:56AM
I'd say the Best of your mono's to date paul!!!!
Keith i'd say would agree though i cannot speak for him can i but yeah its a belter without question..
Grand comp and full range of tones,well minus pure white lol

Love it
Dave
TelStar 17 116 United Kingdom
2 Jun 2007 10:58AM
A face to launch a thousand photos! Great B/W.

Tel*
rontear Plus
19 23 9 England
2 Jun 2007 11:31AM
Superb series, converted to perfection Paul. Series would look good as prints, could do a trade at these events. Ron.
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
2 Jun 2007 11:33AM
Cheers Scott, Ian, Stuart, Dave, Tel and Ron.

Having met the bloke Dave, you can probably appreciate more than most how much he enjoys his job, and that's what I'm glad I captured in his expression ... didn't want out-and-out smiles, just a contented smile like this one.

Thanks all, enjoy your weekend.
Paul
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
2 Jun 2007 11:43AM
You're probably right Ron, next time I go though I'll probably take some with me for the subjects.

Paul
Barbaraj 15 450 England
2 Jun 2007 11:54AM
This stood out as a thumbnail and his contentment shines through.
chris-p Plus
16 75 England
2 Jun 2007 12:27PM
Ya beat me to it Smile ...and fine conversion job too..brill
Chris
tomcat 16 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
2 Jun 2007 12:32PM
The last two upoads are absolute gems!

Adrian
Buffalo_Tom Plus
16 2.3k 29 Wales
2 Jun 2007 12:56PM
This chap is such a character.Brilliant capture.
Tom.
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
2 Jun 2007 2:26PM
Thanks everyone for your kind words and time, hope you're enjoying your weekends all.

Paul
JouŠo 18 56 Finland
2 Jun 2007 2:40PM
VERY EXCELLENT CAMERA WORK!

Jouko
RosePhoto 15 5 United Kingdom
2 Jun 2007 2:42PM
Great shot, well suited to b&w.
Ann-Marie
dazzaman 16 631 England
2 Jun 2007 2:57PM
L U V E R L Y
daz
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
2 Jun 2007 3:06PM
Ta people, mucho appreciato ... or summat like that Wink
jenquest 20 561 1 Tokelau
2 Jun 2007 3:12PM
Excellent.
RoddBC 16 40 United States
2 Jun 2007 3:56PM
First class Paul!
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
2 Jun 2007 4:23PM
Thanks Shaks and Rodd, appreciate the feedback guys Wink
NevP 17 853 13 Canada
2 Jun 2007 4:56PM
Beautiful work.
danbrann 17 640 17
2 Jun 2007 5:15PM
Now you've got an Rc he can move the train. Great image and a good conversion.
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
2 Jun 2007 5:20PM
Thanks guys, LOL @ Dan Wink
ripleysalien 15 1.2k 11 United Kingdom
2 Jun 2007 6:22PM
Stunning Mono work, great shot well done.

Steve
MalcolmS Plus
17 1.2k 13 England
2 Jun 2007 7:31PM
What a fabulous face Paul, great capture Paul

Malcolm
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
2 Jun 2007 7:33PM
Ta Steve and Malcolm, he's got a great face for the camera ... combine that with a job like his that he obviously loves doing ... makes capturing all the more easier Malcolm Wink

Paul
Coleslaw 17 13.4k 28 Wales
2 Jun 2007 9:14PM
always like your mono
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
2 Jun 2007 9:21PM
Cheers Cole, glad this one doesn't disappoint Wink
Nigel_95 Plus
16 262 2 United Kingdom
2 Jun 2007 10:30PM
This is my favourite of the last three Paul. Superb.

Nigel
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
2 Jun 2007 10:41PM
Mine too Nigel ... cheers mate Wink
martinl 18 272 2 United Kingdom
2 Jun 2007 11:28PM
Probably the best of the mono's Paul. Benefits from the tighter crop, esp. in mono.

Martin
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
2 Jun 2007 11:36PM
Cheers Martin, I've got Pete to thank for the crop suggestion ... but I'll take all the credit for the conversion though Wink
oppo 16 6 2 Scotland
2 Jun 2007 11:51PM
What a cracking character portrait.

Phil
Chriscj 16 96 1 England
3 Jun 2007 6:56AM
Beautiful conversion as always Paul, like the title too. Wink

Chris
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
3 Jun 2007 7:04AM
Thanks guys, glad you like Wink
jobswotter 16 2
3 Jun 2007 8:22AM
Good conversion again Paul
3 Jun 2007 8:41AM
Smashing mono Paul.
Bert
3 Jun 2007 10:34AM
Exellent image.

Carsten
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
3 Jun 2007 12:27PM
Cheers guys, appreciate your time Wink
martinproe 16 293 5 England
3 Jun 2007 2:24PM
Superb as usual, love the conversion, lovely rich tones.
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
3 Jun 2007 7:52PM
Ta Martin ... a fave of mine mate Wink
AlleyCatz 16 274 6 England
4 Jun 2007 9:30AM
Most excellent conversion Paul,really like this one.
Great use of dof and crop.
You have captured him spot on.



~Alley~
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
4 Jun 2007 10:06AM
Cheers Alley, glad how this one came out and even happier that a good few of you like it too Wink
TyChee 17 275 1 United States
6 Jun 2007 3:33AM
Great character shot!
Ty
sut68 18 2.0k 77 England
6 Jun 2007 8:55AM
Thanks again Ty Wink

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