The Scarborough Flyer

By Alan_Baseley    
A shot of yesterday's Scarborough Flyer as it passes through Ravensthorpe.
Although the train still had a diesel behind the Duchess the steam engine seemed to be doing most of the work.

Tags: Transport Black and white Ravensthorpe The scarborough flyer The duchess of sutherland 46233

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Comments


NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2013 8:54AM
A very well observed and captured image Alan. However I feel that the bridge distracts ones eye from the real star of the show.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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nonur Plus
7 17 10 Turkey
17 Aug 2013 9:28AM
Great conversion and clarity.
Flymoman 3 2 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2013 9:44AM
nice long depth of field.
17 Aug 2013 12:20PM
A good B&W shot, Alan.
I agree with you that the steam engine was doing some of the work. I will be putting my shot on site this evening of the Flyer coming out of the tunnel at Marsden. The duchess came out of the tunnel very slowly and with very little exhaust, but then she suddenly belched and smoke and steam poured out of her as she pulled away very strongly down the slope into Huddersfield.
Carlton
17 Aug 2013 1:48PM
Wonderful monochrome composition !
George
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
17 Aug 2013 2:19PM
Just a bit of ''belt and braces'' approach here Alan,
with the steam and diesel I think !!
Good shot.
Mick.
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
17 Aug 2013 3:34PM
Great mono shot Alan.GrinGrinGrin
Ron
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
17 Aug 2013 4:15PM
Great sharp details perfect in mono

Peter
17 Aug 2013 4:40PM
A good B&W shot
17 Aug 2013 8:14PM
A great mono shot, Alan.

Richard
Mike_Smith Plus
9 290 1 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2013 8:19PM
Cracking shot works well in mono
johnlw 9 1 10 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2013 9:23PM
Great mono captureSmileSmileSmile
Regards John.
25 Aug 2013 10:27PM
Caught in full steam, great shot. BG

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