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Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-09-2017, 02:24 PM
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Posted By tbelton
So did I a couple months ago.

So did I a couple months ago.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 09-29-2017, 08:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,774
Posted By tbelton
I tag the location of the lead locomotive. To me,...

I tag the location of the lead locomotive. To me, since the train is generally the subject of the photo I prefer to tag it. I'm ok with either the train or the location of the photo though. I just...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-28-2017, 11:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,290
Posted By tbelton
One of the photos Tom posted years ago from...

One of the photos Tom posted years ago from another collection has been one of my favorites on the site. It was taken a few hundred yards north of my house back in the 50's. Several years I attempted...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-02-2017, 12:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,800
Posted By tbelton
Most of my favorite shots ended up being photos...

Most of my favorite shots ended up being photos of the DC to AC conversions. NS ran them repeatedly on the Winston-Salem District to Belews Creek Steam Station (where I work) for testing. So several...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-18-2016, 03:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,797
Posted By tbelton
My eye for some reason went immediately to that...

My eye for some reason went immediately to that McDonald's sign.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-17-2016, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,346
Posted By tbelton
Glad it was accepted. I had the same thing occur...

Glad it was accepted. I had the same thing occur to me with this photo. It has ended up being in my top 5 for views.



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Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 03-20-2016, 02:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,533
Posted By tbelton
Thank you for posting this link. Very interesting...

Thank you for posting this link. Very interesting read.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-04-2016, 12:17 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 8,054
Posted By tbelton
A few I liked from the past year. Most were of...

A few I liked from the past year. Most were of the J611 because I had missed her run when I was a teenager.


One from the roof of Belews Creek Steam Station where I work:

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Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-24-2015, 12:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,109
Posted By tbelton
I voted also for your shot. Nice one.

I voted also for your shot. Nice one.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-12-2015, 12:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,302
Posted By tbelton
Disregard. I think I see what it is.

Disregard. I think I see what it is.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-11-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,302
Posted By tbelton
Sharpening/Blurry Help

With my old eyes I cant see what they are talking about unless it is the white edges on the tops of the containers. I have no idea what that is. It was a really cold day and maybe they are also...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-29-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,780
Posted By tbelton
Still looks too yellow to me and the pole...

Still looks too yellow to me and the pole sticking out of the lead locomotive won't do you any favors either with the screeners.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 08-20-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 961
Posted By tbelton
Someone must have changed their minds. I didn't...

Someone must have changed their minds. I didn't appeal but I see it is on now.

Thanks to whomever added it.

Trey
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 08-20-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 961
Posted By tbelton
PAQ Question

I was a little surprised that this was PAQ'd. Just curious to hear other opinions and if I should appeal or just let it go.

Its just not something you see everyday out on the main lines I wouldn't...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-26-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,574
Posted By tbelton
I've notice that sometime comments have no name...

I've notice that sometime comments have no name associated with them. Often wondered how that is possible unless it's admin. I had a mistake pointed out to me once with a no name comment. I did...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-23-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,650
Posted By tbelton
Too tight on both sides. Can you back out some?

Too tight on both sides. Can you back out some?
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-10-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 34,132
Posted By tbelton
They started that here in NC this past February...

They started that here in NC this past February although I have noticed that at times tax is still not charged. I think it is for purchases through Amazon itself but not through 3rd party sellers in...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 04-28-2014, 12:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,471
Posted By tbelton
That was a pretty good hit.

That was a pretty good hit.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 04-26-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 18,477
Posted By tbelton
One change I would like to see is better use of a...

One change I would like to see is better use of a wide-screen monitor. Lots of dead space on both sides of the displayed content. I would think most all monitors sold now are wide-screen. Not sure if...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-18-2014, 03:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,053
Posted By tbelton
I work in a coal fired power plant and we have...

I work in a coal fired power plant and we have small boilers like that which are used to make steam to assist the main 2 boilers in unit start ups.

Not sure on the big pipes. I wouldn't think...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-17-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,053
Posted By tbelton
It sure looks like a drum boiler to me. Probably...

It sure looks like a drum boiler to me. Probably either oil or natural gas fired.

Trey
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 02-14-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,943
Posted By tbelton
At one time NS was a major shareholder in...

At one time NS was a major shareholder in Piedmont Airlines and was going to try and buy the airline outright but US Air's bid was higher resulting in close to a 500 million dollar sale for NS. Was...
Forum: U.S. Class 1 Railroad Discussion 02-12-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,544
Posted By tbelton
That is around an hour from me. Taken several...

That is around an hour from me. Taken several pictures all around there and on the road that goes by that house. But, on that bridge is not a safe place to be.
Samuel has some guts standing there....
Forum: U.S. Class 1 Railroad Discussion 02-12-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,544
Posted By tbelton
My favorite would have to be the old Virginian....

My favorite would have to be the old Virginian. Which obviously is also my favorite Heritage Unit scheme.

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And the reverse scheme

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Forum: U.S. Class 1 Railroad Discussion 02-07-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,544
Posted By tbelton
I wouldn't say they are my favorite but I do...

I wouldn't say they are my favorite but I do really like the NCDOT's paint scheme for our local Amtrak units.

Trey


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