Trees create sense of distance by preventing a train from being seen until it is very close. Viewer must wait to get a chance to railfan.
Cut below dense woods both near and far. No hint of towns nearby.
Cut below the field. Open area behind the trees. Pictures of structures behind the trees or models of structures among the trees would affect...
Cut below dense woods and a field. Train appears to be leaving a heavily wooded area and approaching more open countryside. Lack of structures...
Houses with distant valley. Structures' perspective suggests distance from viewer. Haze on distant ridge suggests greater distance.
Houses with hazy far ridge. Forced perspective with structures and with haze. Also texture of distant ridge is smoother than mid range trees which...
Dense woods both near the tracks and far away. There are no structures to suggest the train is getting near a town or city.
Dense woods near the tracks and in the middle distance.
Dense woods nearby but treeline hides the horizon and all visible trees seem close to the tracks. The scene does not appear deep.
Aerial perspective of dense woods in the medium distance. Horizons below eye level sometimes appear farther than horizons above eye level.
Railfan perspective of dense woods in the medium distance. Horizons above eye level sometimes appear closer than horizons below eye level.
Field beyond small hill. Midground trees frame empty horizon just over the crest of a small hill
White foamboard painted and cut to become support for background trees
Using an easily removable tree viewblock to hide 2 tracks. Note tree background forcing perspective on distant bluffs with smaller texture.
Using an easily removable tree view block to hide 2 tracks
Step by step scenery