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Make
NIKON CORPORATION
Model
NIKON D700
Shutter Speed
1/800 second
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F/8.0
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70 mm
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250
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Aug 14, 2012, 4:12:10 PM
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DB 233-572 by Tigrar DB 233-572 by Tigrar
Just imagine:
You (a railfan) sit on the stairs of a small footbridge across a railline, Happy about a tripple of 610s and a duo of 648s which shot along the rails minutes before and then you hear some distant woomwoomwoomwoomwoom At least most railfans in germany will jump up and run to the best possible photospot in reach now, IT's coming! Ludmilla! The last diesel saurus on german tracks! If it comes closer everything starts to vibrate, just as the WOOMWOOMWOOM gets louder and louder. Seconds after this shot I tried to stand right aboth it, and the engineer accelerated :D Single 232 and a whole load of srapped metal, that's already boah! =)
But like at many other places, the diesel paradise Pegnitztal will vanish, together with it's WOOMing 232s, 233s and it's sleek swinging 610s. Then we got another line with electric whires, Talent 2 and 185s. Screw you, diesel price.



Eisener Steg, Hersbruck rechts der Pegnitz, bavaria, germany. Aug 2012.

Thanks in advance for +favs!

(c)Tigrar(Stefan W.)! All rights reserved!
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:icondaxserv:
My sympathy is with you, even though these are the beasts that destroyed my beloved steam. How ever now I do feel a very similar feeling seeing not one but now a second generation of locomotive surrender, to time and technology.
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Tigrar Mar 10, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
I don't think Diesel locos will surrender that soon. But sooner or later you're probably right. Sadly.
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:icondaxserv:
Steams still there, a tiny fire, more than a sprk, less than a blaze though
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Tigrar Mar 11, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
mmh
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shenanigan87 Mar 8, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Tolles Bild, toller Sound! :D [link]
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Tigrar Mar 8, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Ja, der Sound ist super :D
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Eisenmann87 Mar 8, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Super Bild.
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Tigrar Mar 8, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Danke dir!
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:iconjsh50:
Great shot!
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Tigrar Mar 8, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
ThanX! =)
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