MODELING Weekend Photo Fun July 10, 2015

r_i_straw Jul 10, 2015

  1. GrampysTrains

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    Really great stuff from everyone, this week. Alco meets EMD on the bridge over Roaring Creek.

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  2. JimJ

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    Great weathering. I can almost smell the diesel exhaust!
     
  3. Josta

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    I, too, love "night" scenes. After all, half of each day is nighttime! My 22' x 26' L-shaped layout room has no windows so that makes "nighttime" photography easier. All the bulbs are 12v incandescent, and I run them at 9 volts for longevity as well as for the warm, yellow glow of bulbs from back in time. For lanterns and kerosene you could probably run these bulbs at 6 volts or thereabouts.

    This picture is of Sarah's Valley, the depot shown earlier is down the street a bit.

    John

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  4. Mike VE2TRV

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    I second that! That's real art!
     
  5. Candy_Streeter

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  6. JimJ

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    Stop it! All these night scenes have me searching my supplies for my miniature lights. I have too many projects going right now and this is distracting.
     
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  7. r_i_straw

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    You need good lighting when you work in a garage. Nice collection of belts and tools on the back wall. And I hope the kid finds what he is looking for in the vending machine. :v
     
  8. r_i_straw

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    One of my attempts at night scenes. The headlight on a steam locomotive on the left is lighting up the passengers waiting on the platform.
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  9. BoxcabE50

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    Definitely! Nice weathering on the engines and bridge.
     
  10. BoxcabE50

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    All these lighted scenes have me thinking about how so few people really pay good attention to such detailing.
     
  11. HOexplorer

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    Sorry I missed this week, but I was busy riding the Durango/Silverton narrow gauge train in Colorado instead!!!!!!!!!!!! Jim:D
     
  12. Ironhorseman

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    Wow! What a wonderful array of photos this weekend! Thanks to all for posting. :)
    Oh ... Candy, the Ford pickup in your first post ... flame job hand done? Or decal?
     
  13. Mike VE2TRV

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    I'll tell you her secret - she has a shrinking machine to reduce her to scale and she goes in there to airbrush everything herself.:cool:

    Now that I've told the secret, the Candy Army will be out to get me...:p

    I like that garage - there's just the right amount of grime and as usual, the attention to details is awesome (hopefully that will earn me some mercy for spilling the beans).:D
     
  14. Candy_Streeter

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    Show off ! :(
     
  15. Candy_Streeter

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    I bought that at a show years ago. I don't think it's available anymore.
     
  16. Candy_Streeter

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    I take a pill that makes me small
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  17. Hytec

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    My, the resemblance to your Cousin Alice is remarkable. ;)
     
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  18. BoxcabE50

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    As the White Rabbit points to his watch and says 'The 'Triple A Special' is late again...." :(
     
  19. Candy_Streeter

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    GT.jpg There was a bit too much blue in Grampy's Trains picture so I took it down a bit. It looks better I think.
     
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