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Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« on: January 09, 2014, 05:28:24 AM »
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Re: Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« Reply #1 on: January 09, 2014, 05:44:48 AM »
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Are those the Atlas orange insulating rail joiners?  :D
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Re: Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« Reply #2 on: January 09, 2014, 10:47:35 AM »
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I know I posted it in Weekend Update before, but this is now my favorite photograph from everything I've ever taken.



http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=464963

From the set: https://picasaweb.google.com/103328750375507168249/January42014Baltimore80macHunt#

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Re: Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« Reply #3 on: January 09, 2014, 10:49:37 AM »
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Ed,
I'm still tickled they took that one given the big shadow across the tracks in the front of the image . . .  :facepalm:
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Re: Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« Reply #4 on: January 09, 2014, 12:33:20 PM »
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CP passing the slowly being restored grain elevator at Pontypool... something actually does move slower than the Havelock:
http://www.railpictures.ca/?attachment_id=12887

CP GP20C-ECO cutting through the snowy woods:
http://www.railpictures.ca/?attachment_id=12888
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Re: Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« Reply #5 on: January 09, 2014, 02:03:35 PM »
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That last CP shot is great.  I love how CP has such clean foam sheets down on their tracks to match the clean loco  :trollface:

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Re: Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« Reply #6 on: January 09, 2014, 03:00:09 PM »
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Ed,
I'm still tickled they took that one given the big shadow across the tracks in the front of the image . . .  :facepalm:

I know, I know, they've been slipping!

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Re: Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« Reply #8 on: January 09, 2014, 03:14:42 PM »
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Ed congrats for sneaking one in.  Not so much they are slipping but lots more compitition on the web for photos nowadays. 

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Re: Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« Reply #9 on: January 09, 2014, 03:28:51 PM »
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good looking shot

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Re: Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« Reply #10 on: January 09, 2014, 08:08:02 PM »
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I've thought about it a bunch of times.

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Re: Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« Reply #11 on: January 09, 2014, 11:52:44 PM »
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I don't think I've posted these here yet, apologies if I have.




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Re: Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« Reply #12 on: January 10, 2014, 07:09:24 AM »
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Re: Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« Reply #13 on: January 10, 2014, 07:07:02 PM »
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Ed .. is that a trespasser in the distance on the right?

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Re: Thursday Proto Photo, Jan 9/14
« Reply #14 on: January 10, 2014, 07:58:42 PM »
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Conway Scenic did a "Steam in the Snow" last Saturday and I got some shots of it. It was a great day but it was frigin cold!!!! :o

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