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Winter Journey

By Falconer  
With the temperature at -20 and it starting to snow as the sun starts to go down - another train makes its way up the Jingpeng Pass in Inner Mongolia. This great spectacle of the age of steam has now gone as the modern deisels have arrived there this year.

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Voters: solkku, liparig, deavilin and 28 more

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liparig 17 233 United States
24 Apr 2005 10:04PM
nice shot
Joe
solkku 17 25
24 Apr 2005 10:04PM
There is some serious smoke coming up from that locomotive. Well presented! Clicked.

Paavo
deavilin 17 352 1 United Kingdom
24 Apr 2005 10:05PM
Wonderful wonderful shot the smoke brings it alive, lovely compositionSmile

Charlotte
exposure Plus
17 6.0k United Kingdom
24 Apr 2005 10:08PM
Beautiful lighting and tones and composition.
Pauline.
daviewat 18 4.1k Scotland
24 Apr 2005 10:36PM
Shows the tremendous power generated by the old steam trains.

Dave
pink Plus
18 6.9k 9 United Kingdom
24 Apr 2005 10:51PM
Stunning lighting as usual Robert
AngieLatham 17 790 2 United Kingdom
24 Apr 2005 11:57PM
Such a shame about the deisels arriving...I bet the train drivers find them very dull in comparison!
Spectacular capture of the steam, you can almost hear the puff-puffing across the valley Smile
click
Angie*
sandyb 17 34 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2005 12:12AM
a stunning capture. we went on a steam yesterday loved it. well done to you -20 sandyb
flowerted 17 106 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2005 12:49AM
realy nice shot to keep for a record as time goes on
ted
dicko58 17 6
25 Apr 2005 3:32AM
Yet another truly amazing railway/landscape photo,well done CLICK! Ian Dickson.
Aurora 17 3 England
25 Apr 2005 8:46AM
Brilliant shot Robert. So much smoke, it must have been hard going up that hill. Me thinks you had a very good vantage point. Well done.
Barbara
25 Apr 2005 9:01AM
Wonderful visual from your description!
Awesome shot!!
Click to ya...Suzan Smile
25 Apr 2005 9:15AM
Stunning shot, absolutely stunning!

Scott
Falconer 17 16
25 Apr 2005 9:17AM
thanks for all the great comments :o)
celestun 18 29 14 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2005 9:21AM
Now that's a passionate shot! Brilliant just to be there at the right time!

Very fine work!

Tim
mcc28_x 17 33 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2005 10:03AM
Wow! Just love the power of the steam.

Mark
Jimbob 17 9 England
25 Apr 2005 12:32PM
wow just look at that steam. stunning jimbo
PatrickSmith 17 1.2k 2 United States
26 Apr 2005 7:30AM
Yes, I can almost hear it also. Good capture of bygone times.
Patrick
dalischone 17 295 Scotland
8 May 2005 10:11AM
Wow, stunning shot Robert, I never knew I loved the sight of these old trains as much until I look over your pf! Excellent.

Tracy
29 Jun 2005 2:09PM
wonderful - I love atmosphere of this.
31 Aug 2005 4:20AM
great shot, love the fact that it's nearly a b+w image, wish this could be click 30. Smile
22 Sep 2005 12:08PM
Happy 30th Click ! Great shot
Tim :o)
Falconer 17 16
23 Sep 2005 12:07AM
cheers Tim!! :o)

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