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Say after me...

By TrevBatWCC    
One or two people mentioned about being able to (or not being able to!) pronounce this name place in my previous upload . Whilst platform 1 has the traditional railway station sign, platform 2 has this more modern Arriva Trains sign, and underneath the name it shows the pronunciation. So, now you can all say it! Wink
Added a bit of radial blur to V1 to try to give it a bit more oomph...

Single Raw images processed in Adobe Camera Raw 7, tweaked in Photomatix Pro 4 and Photoshop Elements 11.

Thanks again to everyone for your votes & comments on my previous uploads, it really is appreciated and encouraging.

Trev Smile

Tags: Wales General Anglesey Digitally manipulated Railway station Boxing day Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch

Voters: AndrewCee, Hermanus, G3 and 33 more

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Comments


AndrewCee 3 2 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2013 10:56AM
Like 1... Adds real impact to the sign.
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Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
17 Jan 2013 11:05AM
At fist I thought this was a gimmick until I saw V2 and realised it is for real SmileGrinGrin Amazing Smile
CarolG Plus
10 198 19 Greece
17 Jan 2013 11:08AM
Thanks for that, Trev, and I still can't remember it in full, 'Llanfairgogogoch' is good enough for me Wink Carol
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2013 11:34AM
v1 is wonderful - good use of the filter SmileSmile
Helen
RonnieAG Plus
7 153 116 Scotland
17 Jan 2013 11:59AM
A tongue twister for sure, Trev: V 1 is very effective......seems to go on for ever.
Ronnie.
17 Jan 2013 12:01PM
I gave up. Interesting idea though putting the pronunciation underneath
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
17 Jan 2013 12:02PM
My internet is too poor to open V2 or V3. Do like V1 and what a strange name.......Sandy
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2013 12:06PM
this image certainly has the wow factor if not for the name for the movement blur in the b/g which leaves me to ask - were you on the train and in motion? or is it clever manip! went back for another read of your intro and see you added the blur - very clever workSmile
sable 8 9 7 England
17 Jan 2013 12:54PM
Great image well captured - Elizabethxx
mrswoolybill Plus
10 990 1514 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2013 12:55PM
The most photographed railway sign in the UK - but V1 is different! Great fun.
Moira
SlowSong Plus
8 6.6k 29 England
17 Jan 2013 1:03PM
Well that's much easier, if a little staccato! Grin
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
17 Jan 2013 1:25PM
I hated when I worked in the railway Trev,
having to write out a ticket for this place.
I just sent them to Cardiff.
It was far easier for me !!
Mick.
woolybill1 Plus
10 22 68 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2013 1:25PM
They can illustrate the sound of every syllable - except for LL!
Good work on V1; fun indeed, as has been said.
Regards
Bill
hi trev,superb trio,love the feeling of movement in v1,well done indeed.ray
Bonvilston 5 61 8 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2013 3:19PM
You made a nice image out of the most mundane object !
bobsblues 6 10 2 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2013 3:25PM
Love V1 Trev great bit of proccessing gives it that special look .
Rob
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
17 Jan 2013 4:59PM
The blur works well, Trev, and i like the phonetics in v2. I notice it was wet as well, Welsh authenticity TongueGrin

Dave
Meheecho 4 275 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2013 5:02PM
V1 is the one for me
Steve
Trev_B 9 151 68 England
17 Jan 2013 5:04PM
I think we will need Netta1234 to translate for us... a great set Trev.

Trev
JOKEN 7 3 10 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2013 5:13PM
I usually get as far as "llanfair" and then give up. A great set.
Ken
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2013 5:29PM
Nice series. I particularly like V1. The name beats the hell out of 'Shipley' or 'Wakefield'.
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
17 Jan 2013 5:35PM
Unless you know how to pronounce letters in the welsh language Trev it does you no good, like the radial blur great images.

Regards

Trev.
17 Jan 2013 6:27PM
gosh ... i was there in the 70's
it hasnt changed Wink
The blur works a real treat, good processing v1 all day for me today Trev .

John
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2013 8:17PM
Showing off here now Trev
using such big words
great set too
Lillian
Richsr 9 91 223 England
18 Jan 2013 2:05PM
Like your treatment in V1 Trevor, good set too
Regards Richard

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