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Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-25-2018, 02:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,180
Posted By SantaFebuff
Hey nothing wrong with being blunt, I agree, I...

Hey nothing wrong with being blunt, I agree, I just didn't see it when I set up the shot.

I'm still in the novice phase, and this is why I post here. I don't do photography a whole bunch, but do...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-24-2018, 05:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,180
Posted By SantaFebuff
Thanks for the feedback, I'll try those...

Thanks for the feedback, I'll try those corrections for my own personal use as I like to frame shots of old signals and I also share on Flickr.

I always seem to be years behind on trends, but I...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-24-2018, 03:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,180
Posted By SantaFebuff
Signal Shots and RailPics...

Hi all,

I don't post much on this forum, but I'd like to hear some feed back on this. Usually I can sense out what the screeners are telling me, but sometimes I get a little lost.

I have two...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-01-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,785
Posted By SantaFebuff
Are you asking about positioning or about not...

Are you asking about positioning or about not submitting the shot that had both units?

My honest answer is that I really thought the shadow cast on the CSX unit with the relay and pole cover ups...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-30-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,785
Posted By SantaFebuff
Update got accepted. ...

Update got accepted.

http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=512187&nseq=0
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-30-2014, 02:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,785
Posted By SantaFebuff
Unfortunately, right when I was getting ready to...

Unfortunately, right when I was getting ready to submit my last attempt...

...they accepted the attempt right before it.

http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=512187&nseq=0

I don't...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-29-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,785
Posted By SantaFebuff
http://hostthenpost.org/uploads/3c7ba4bb7635ebfd16...

http://hostthenpost.org/uploads/3c7ba4bb7635ebfd160091818ae6267e_thumb.jpg (http://hostthenpost.org/uploads/3c7ba4bb7635ebfd160091818ae6267e.jpg)

Like that?
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-29-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,785
Posted By SantaFebuff
Scrap it time!

I tried to dim out the yellow and got the same rejection, but they added in that I have a lot of dead empty space and being undersharpened.

I think I'm about at wits end for this image in its...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-29-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,785
Posted By SantaFebuff
Hue and Color... I'm at a Loss

Hello,
http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1343810&key=2827512

I know it's too yellow, but it is a UP train in a late sunset... not sure if that's a reason or what on the color. My WB...
Forum: U.S. Regional and Short Line Railroad Discussion 08-09-2014, 04:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,877
Posted By SantaFebuff
Talk about emission control, I'm running on...

Talk about emission control, I'm running on nuclear generated power here.

Only emission control is when the NRC has to come out with their citation books for the plants.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 08-09-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,893
Posted By SantaFebuff
Using a Nikon D5100... I might have something set...

Using a Nikon D5100... I might have something set wrong?
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 08-08-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,893
Posted By SantaFebuff
Kevin, I believe this is one of my earlier...

Kevin,
I believe this is one of my earlier shots that I did have it on automatic. Usually I put it on manual or a speed-shutter mode where I get a faster shutter nowadays.

I also got this one in,...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 08-08-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,893
Posted By SantaFebuff
Re-did the composition of the crop a bit and gave...

Re-did the composition of the crop a bit and gave a tad more sharpening...

...and now that has become my first picture ever on RailPictures.net!
...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 08-08-2014, 01:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,893
Posted By SantaFebuff
Yep, 1st Time Image Editing = No Go

http://www.railpictures.net/viewreject.php?id=1300014&key=8868573

Oops! I would like to know how badly I messed up on that one? (and saving of this one?)

Perhaps it has no saving grace, but in...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-31-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,248
Posted By SantaFebuff
I just clicked auto on Photoshop for contrast and...

I just clicked auto on Photoshop for contrast and color adjustments. My first rejection (I submitted both images only twice, the originals first and edited versions second) was for bad contrast. I...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-31-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,248
Posted By SantaFebuff
Ah thanks. That BNSF picture is probably a throw...

Ah thanks. That BNSF picture is probably a throw away since I could always shove the train to the edge more but I simply don't have anymore train to work with.

I think it'll be another wait until...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-31-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,248
Posted By SantaFebuff
Okay, so I decided to upload some of my work to...

Okay, so I decided to upload some of my work to see what screeners could fire back with.

I got these two to work with. Originals are linked below. I'm not surprised they got rejected, but...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-31-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,248
Posted By SantaFebuff
Post Jumping Into the Fire

Hello all, I recently was basically gifted with a Nikon D5100. Well, the problem is although I have taken pictures of trains with my Nikon Coolpix S3300 beforehand... I have little to no real...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-30-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,113
Posted By SantaFebuff
Thanks for all the advice guys, and thanks for...

Thanks for all the advice guys, and thanks for the welcoming! :wink:

Cheers,
Joshua
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-30-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,113
Posted By SantaFebuff
Interested in Some Advice...

Hello, I have a rejected image here, and I'm not here to argue that I had a great picture. Instead, I want to know some tips and tricks to help fix this problem from the get-go.
...
Forum: U.S. Class 1 Railroad Discussion 09-07-2012, 01:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,345
Posted By SantaFebuff
I would think that the ES40DCs would have better...

I would think that the ES40DCs would have better cabs and improved comfort. I'm sure as with any locomotive there are faults. I'll have to ask someone from NS about that.

With me, I think the...
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