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DaveU Plus
10 1.4k 125 England
9 Aug 2008 5:48PM
Like this a lot. Good colour and strong perspective.

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dianah 10 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
9 Aug 2008 5:52PM
Excellent shot..the perspective is brilliant, I agree with Dave. Such a feeling of speed too.
Di
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
9 Aug 2008 5:52PM
Superb composition.Like this loads.
Tom.
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
9 Aug 2008 5:57PM
Love this one.
bombebit 8 22 Denmark
9 Aug 2008 6:14PM
great shot...
kencbr 10 4 United Kingdom
9 Aug 2008 6:23PM
great picture, good colour and detail well timed and taken
Really like this!!!

Have been trying to something similar for a few days but can't get the exposure right - any tips :o)
fatherpie 8 18 12 England
9 Aug 2008 6:26PM
DaveU has captured my thoughts perfectly - great shot
Dave
SueTurner 12 81 3 England
9 Aug 2008 6:58PM
lots of impact here - exposure is spot on
9 Aug 2008 7:22PM
Another cracking image. Nice work.
Cheesey.
Strobe 9 1.3k United States
9 Aug 2008 7:33PM

Quote:any tips :o)

Set you camera to shutter speed, take a few random photos to see how long your exposure can be without any burning on viewing with high lights. Enable bracketing, set to +0.7, -0.7 wait for a train, when it comes rip out the tripod, take as many photos as possible, lastly wait for the London Underground staff to arrive and reprimand you or remove you from the underground for using a tripod (it is a health hazard). In my case speak Afrikaans (I am South African) act like a tourist who does not understand English Wink
Hope this helps and good luck
Rob_Taylor 13 661 5 Wales
9 Aug 2008 8:50PM
Fabulous image Marc, I love these shots of yours from the underground, they are very emotive to me.
Like your method of dealing with the staff ...I got told off for using a camera when there earlier this year, they put an announcement out on the public address system! (not as embarrassing as the time I got told off for using flash photography on the 'Cat in the Hat' ride in Universal studios but that's a different story!)

Rob
photophantom 9 108 3 Philippines
9 Aug 2008 8:55PM
Great effect Marc
Dennis
mlewis 12 1.5k United Kingdom
9 Aug 2008 9:07PM
Great underground photo. Love the light streaks from the train.
rachaelk 8 1
9 Aug 2008 9:20PM
great image well captured
Jat_Riski 8 87 United Kingdom
9 Aug 2008 9:51PM
Excellent shot well captured-Preet
Brilliant shot! Really sums up the underground really, great feel of speed and I love the colours.
Hop-A-Long 10 52 1 England
9 Aug 2008 11:31PM
Lovely long exposure shot. Great light trails.
Andy
Diana 10 2.0k 19 Netherlands
10 Aug 2008 3:20AM
a ghost train...excellent Marc

Dianna
LesF 10 182 9
10 Aug 2008 9:10AM
A stunner, love it

LesF
Herge88 Plus
9 40 4 England
10 Aug 2008 10:58AM
Superb light trails, like your method for getting away with using the tripod, my brother works for the underground and in their defence they do have to put up with a lot of crap at times.

Best Matt
fossilized 12 79 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2008 2:42PM
A very effective shot!
Jean
bangalicious 9 1.3k 5 England
11 Aug 2008 1:57PM
Really nice image, somewhat daring (!) shot Marc. Love the subtle tone mapping in this.

Anil.
12 Aug 2008 1:37PM
I do like these images, have been looking up how to do it online. Is it difficult?
JohnLynch 9 78 6 Ireland
28 Aug 2008 11:05PM
all of the above mixed with a small amount of jealousy.

thanks for sharing.
steve5452 12 15 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2008 8:35PM
love it.

striking lines and colours, a real sense of being drawn into the pic.

I have only done trains at night not tried underground, did you have to ask permission?

[:o)

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