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Old 05-12-2010, 09:12 AM   #6
Warton GR4
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It would make a nice long panorama but RP doesn't allow those for some daft reason so for a side on like that you need something to fill the rest of the frame with. The Pagoda is nice, I like that. If you go back to that location if you could get a little more height you'd get a little more space between the Pagoda and the bridge which would extend the foreground a little. You may also find this gives you enough reflection to loose virtually all the sky and fill the lower 2 thirds with Pagoda, gardens and reflection and the upper third with the bridge and a little sky. If it's safe to do so you can always hold the camera in the air on a monopod to gain height if you've nothing to stand on and use a cable release, timer or ir remote to fire the camera. You can't see what your taking but if the trains are regular enough it's fun to try.
Hope this helps,
Mark
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