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KBan 16 512 4 United Kingdom
24 May 2009 6:33PM
great streamy feel here Nick
Great to see ya back
cassiecat 13 39 46 England
24 May 2009 6:37PM
this is fabulous, one for the shortlist, great atmosphere.lesley
PeelNStick 16 4 United States
24 May 2009 7:10PM
Remarkable shot. To the shortlist...
Ian White 18 183 United Kingdom
24 May 2009 7:14PM
Good to see you back,Very nice photo could you please tell me were it was taken ?,Thanks

Nick_w 14 4.3k 99 England
24 May 2009 7:22PM
Thanks everyone, Ian its the sheds at Grosmont (near Whitby) on the North Yorkshire Railway.
MrsS 14 4.5k 18 England
24 May 2009 7:34PM
Have you got access to Discovery Realtime? Wednesday from 11pm there's a program called Yorkshire Steam, all based on the NYMR! Was weird seeing this on the tele! Wink

Nicely done Nick - - try not to let work pressures cloud your creative vision, tough, as I well know, but try to use your photography as an escape - - I did just that last night - - and had a wonderful evening Smile

Keep smiling
Fran x
newty1 15 3 United Kingdom
24 May 2009 8:02PM
great shot. im sure the enthusiasm will return just enjoy it Smile

Andy Smile
mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.8k 2423 United Kingdom
24 May 2009 8:19PM
Interesting, your write-up, because this image hints at pressure, orders, blocked access, stalemate... Excellent composition and processing.
The Tyne valley town of Haltwhistle is supposed to owe its name to similar signs, but that's probably apocryphal.
Dave87 14 42 5 England
24 May 2009 8:56PM
Best described as a first class piece of work. The atmosphere captured in this shot is superb and really works well for me. Iíve no hesitation giving this shot a click - ticks all the boxes for me. Reading your SP Nick about being in sales at present is not easy - in the real world Iím a big company rep and know the problem well.

Extremely well done and a pleasure to view.

Les_G 13 148 4 Scotland
24 May 2009 9:08PM
Excellent shot, lots of atmosphere.

Hope things improve for you.
Nikon_Tog 13 105 England
24 May 2009 9:29PM
Large version is stunning.

Nick_w 14 4.3k 99 England
24 May 2009 10:03PM
Thanks everyone, and Fran, yes we do get Sky and I have seen some of the episodes. Your right went out tonight a great release. Part of the problem is that I'd hit a block in my photography, a break seems to have helped.


comma 13 108 6 United Kingdom
24 May 2009 10:06PM
A super image, this has so much going for it. really great pice of work
24 May 2009 10:30PM
Great shot,
Diana 14 2.0k 19 Netherlands
24 May 2009 10:37PM
love that split, works so well

LesF 14 182 9
25 May 2009 7:16AM
Do like this Nick, you have caught some good detail along with the atmosphere and those reflections just finish it off nicely.

MikeH 16 217 4 United Kingdom
25 May 2009 7:30AM
Good atmosphere in this Nick,
TonyFrith 14 3 6 United Kingdom
25 May 2009 8:37PM
Very nice tones
pennyspike 18 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
25 May 2009 10:02PM
Hope the break has helped to get you back in the mood but I'm glad you trawled the files for this one. Super presentation too.
pamelajean Plus
15 1.6k 2224 United Kingdom
25 May 2009 10:13PM
I suppose you could call it Photographer's Block, Nick.
So glad you've got pictures like this to fall back on. In a strange way, the title reflects what you have been going through....stop, take a break......whistle, and let your cares subside......walk, get out there and see what opportunities await you.
redstag 15 100 15 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 8:38AM
We've all been there are at sometime, it's important to keep some form of relaxation available to you, so hope the block is clearing!
Richsr 14 91 223 England
26 May 2009 11:22AM
Like the atmosphere that the steam has created and good tones too.
Regards Richard.
andy_AHG 12 106 6 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 12:26PM
Lovely image Nick and good to see you back again. Keep shooting man - you are one of my fave EPZ photographers. I find your images an inspiration.

Best wishes, Andy
dathersmith 14 565 12 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 10:42PM
Good to have you back Nick, I've been struggling at bit with time myself lately so I know how you feel.

Sezz 16 619 15 England
27 May 2009 11:15PM
It's always good to view your work Nick, this one has atmosphere by the bucket full! Hope to see some more from you soon Smile

VintageRed 15 15 1 United Kingdom
28 May 2009 8:36AM
Plenty of atmos in this one Nick
28 May 2009 7:08PM
Nice shot

Steve-T Plus
14 56 66 England
5 Jun 2009 9:44PM
Superb. There are so many people under pressure at work and I find nothing more relaxing than a couple of hours taking photos. It is an opportunity to concentrate on something else.

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