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by glencairn
Sat Jul 24, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.
Replies: 354
Views: 103518

Re: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.

I am always interested to see b&w photos as I am currently building (struggling with) a box file layout using only black, white and a range of greys to make it look like an old photo. Hi B M I take pictures I want to edit on my IPad. e.g. IMG_4877.JPG Go to editing and then colour. Colour down to m...
by glencairn
Fri Jul 23, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.
Replies: 354
Views: 103518

Re: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.

Wholeheartedly agree with comments about black and while, lovely atmosphere, love the way the back scene blends in. Nice one. Thank you Carl L. I try to make the backscene part of the overall scene. Some time ago I joined a Facebook group called "Britain's Railways Remembered" where people post som...
by glencairn
Fri Jul 23, 2021 10:34 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.
Replies: 354
Views: 103518

Re: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.

teedoubleudee wrote: Wed Jul 21, 2021 1:15 pm I think it's a great idea to include B&W images when taking pics of steam era layouts. Looks good.
Yes twd, B&W images hark back to days gone.

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by glencairn
Fri Jul 23, 2021 10:30 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: And another hobby.
Replies: 192
Views: 63839

Re: And another hobby.

Good to see cruise ships again albeit only sailing around Britain.

Marella Explorer in the Port of Tyne 13/07/21
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by glencairn
Wed Jul 21, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.
Replies: 354
Views: 103518

Re: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.

Thank you WTD & darkscot for your kind comments. They are much appreciated.

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by glencairn
Wed Jul 21, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.
Replies: 354
Views: 103518

Re: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.

Leeds , Scarcroft & Wetherby Railway locomotive 'East Keswick' rests before next part of duty.
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Clarence Dock goods yard area.
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'A long way from home'. A Metropolitan Railway Parcels Service van, owned by Grandson number 2.
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by glencairn
Tue Jul 20, 2021 11:23 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Diesels at Crown Point.
Replies: 241
Views: 63348

Re: Diesels at Crown Point.

Playing around with the scenery. Trees and bushes
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Class 26 26015 with a two coach York to Leeds Central local. The carriages are out of timeframe/era, but I do like them. Rule 1. :D
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by glencairn
Tue Jul 20, 2021 11:16 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Diesels at Crown Point.
Replies: 241
Views: 63348

Re: Diesels at Crown Point.

Class 37, soon to be renumbered Inverness based 37026, Glencairn at Crown Point Yard. IMG_5492.JPG Empty parcels train passing Leeds Sovereign Street Station. The weathering was done in January 21 with dry make-up powders my wife no longer used. IMG_5493.JPG Passing Roseville Station. IMG_5494.JPG G...
by glencairn
Sun Jul 18, 2021 6:23 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Diesels at Crown Point.
Replies: 241
Views: 63348

Re: Diesels at Crown Point.

The 45t crane has been dirtied up a little. Compare to above Post 237.
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by glencairn
Sun Jul 18, 2021 11:27 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Up and Down in Henley
Replies: 35
Views: 6311

Re: Up and Down in Henley

No need to be two metres apart to watch Chops Productions. :) Thanks for posting.

Oh! Nessie is alive and well. :D

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