Go Back   RailPictures.Net Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Wizzo
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 03-17-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 12,096
Posted By Wizzo
Was that on a preserved line or the National...

Was that on a preserved line or the National Network ?

We're a crowded little island over here. As has been pointed out already, many good locations have already been rendered useless by...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-09-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,034
Posted By Wizzo
Looks OK on this one - at 17mm F6.3 on a full...

Looks OK on this one - at 17mm F6.3 on a full frame body

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3692/9687522570_230c35ecd5_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/fL45Xd)Berks and Hants Diversion...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-04-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,034
Posted By Wizzo
Only to remember when shooting a moving target...

Only to remember when shooting a moving target close up at 17mm to use a very high shutter speed
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-03-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,034
Posted By Wizzo
I've always found it pretty sharp - example here...

I've always found it pretty sharp - example here at F5

https://www.flickr.com/photos/d1059/6245671611/
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-30-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 12,181
Posted By Wizzo
Australian band - very much in the AC/DC mould

Australian band - very much in the AC/DC mould
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-29-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 12,181
Posted By Wizzo
Rush..........respect. I might not be into their...

Rush..........respect. I might not be into their more recent stuff, but they still rock

As a jingle on my favourite radio station says
"Because Disco is STILL dead and rock is STILL classic"
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 01-27-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 12,181
Posted By Wizzo
Every generation chooses their music to basically...

Every generation chooses their music to basically p**s their parents off. The difference is that we now look back at the music of the 50s, 60s, 70s and (almost), the 80s and 90s and see it had...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 03-29-2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,226
Posted By Wizzo
Agree with you on this - RP is not the be all and...

Agree with you on this - RP is not the be all and end all of railway photography sites. It tends to be at the more conservative end of the spectrum as a result of what you have said above. There is...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 03-28-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,226
Posted By Wizzo
Don't put yourself down for using colour print...

Don't put yourself down for using colour print film.

I had periods of using print film before finally settling on slides for good in the mid 80s. I'm now scanning them in slowly - they don't look...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-19-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,412
Posted By Wizzo
Couple of others I'd forgotten about (both at the...

Couple of others I'd forgotten about (both at the same location)

[photoid=315085]

[photoid=303182]
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-14-2012, 11:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,412
Posted By Wizzo
A couple from this year [photoid=416591] ...

A couple from this year

[photoid=416591]

[photoid=394607]
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-06-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,295
Posted By Wizzo
Unfortunately, many visitors to the site are...

Unfortunately, many visitors to the site are interested in specific motive power rather than excellent railway photography which means that sometimes shots like this don't attract many views.

PCA...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 12-04-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,233
Posted By Wizzo
I think its more the loss of a way of life that...

I think its more the loss of a way of life that allowed someone to work where they chose all their working life (if thats what they wanted) and then retire on a guaranteed company pension. I don't...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-17-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,057
Posted By Wizzo
[photoid=411619] And that is why I don't...

[photoid=411619]

And that is why I don't post much on RP anymore - the sky in this one has been darkened so much the noise is awful, but the hills in the background have been left untouched and...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-17-2012, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,340
Posted By Wizzo
Most people will use Photoshop (or Gimp etc) to...

Most people will use Photoshop (or Gimp etc) to work on shots once they have been initially processed through their RAW converter (be that RAW Therapee, Adobe Camera RAW, Adobe Lightroom, the various...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-09-2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,340
Posted By Wizzo
Try Raw Therapee http://rawtherapee.com/ ...

Try Raw Therapee

http://rawtherapee.com/

Works with most popular camera brand flavours of RAW
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 10-08-2012, 11:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,509
Posted By Wizzo
Hey that brings back some memories. I remember...

Hey that brings back some memories. I remember standing for ages at the bottom of the garden at sunset trying to spot Kahoutek, then Halley's in 86 was a major disappointment (although predicted for...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 08-07-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,537
Posted By Wizzo
A few from last August as this year has been non...

A few from last August as this year has been non too good weather wise so far

[photoid=371940]

[photoid=371097]

and August 2010

[photoid=336077]
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 07-26-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,479
Posted By Wizzo
You need something more like this ...

You need something more like this

[photoid=286615]
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 06-06-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,243
Posted By Wizzo
It'll be rejected for the dust spot on the sun :)

It'll be rejected for the dust spot on the sun :)
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-23-2012, 03:18 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 65,076
Posted By Wizzo
Allowing any shot on for a payment - if true,...

Allowing any shot on for a payment - if true, yes, I'd say that changed the rules fundamentally.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-23-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 65,076
Posted By Wizzo
Thanks Mark. I have always accepted that the...

Thanks Mark.

I have always accepted that the number of views for my shots will be lower and don't have a problem with that.
I also happen to like the shots of the NS heritage units - I'm not...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-23-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 65,076
Posted By Wizzo
Precisely - this whole heritage unit saga and the...

Precisely - this whole heritage unit saga and the way the screeners have treated the shots submitted has made me feel distinctly 2nd class because I happen to live somewhere other than the U.S.
...
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-10-2012, 09:50 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 65,076
Posted By Wizzo
Quite......couldn't agree more Graham. Stop...

Quite......couldn't agree more Graham. Stop letting sub standard pics get on the site purely because they are 'news' - they won't news be in a years time.
Forum: Railroad Photography Forum 05-10-2012, 09:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,063
Posted By Wizzo
Ouch............!! :)

Ouch............!! :)
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 12:35 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.