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Old 12-13-2011, 03:12 AM   #12
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1) as you have it cropped, your primary subject tends to be the sign and the train is secondary. So poorly lit. Crop on the right and bottom, reduce the portion of the image in shadow, and it might fly.

2) I like it. I might prefer more sky and less foreground.

3) 4) no thoughts

5) I really dislike that RP turns the half-dark-nose shots away, pointless.
I think I agree with all these points. None of the shots are unacceptable, so these rejections are all borderline nit-picky. I think they could all be salvaged, but too much manipulation is just caving in to the nit-picking. It's your opinion vs. someone else---but it's their call in the end.
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