When riding the Trans Mongolian Railway through the Gobi dessert at some occasions you have really beautifull curves on the track. Nice stormy weather down South. Played with some levels and saturation to get it more dramaticly.
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nmess (2301) 2007-03-04 15:30
Wow.. great shot Lars. I love the way the train forms the boarder between earth and sky. Great depth of colors and wonderful contast make this a striking image. Welcome to TE.
gabrielpat (7163) 2007-03-04 15:32
the movement of the train is nice and a pretty good metallic color,great compo.
gemlik (983) 2007-03-04 15:33
The light and colors are beautiful with good contrast.Nice perspectice and POV.very well done.TFS and Best Regards
wautersw (3647) 2007-03-04 15:38
Heel mooie kleuren, een perfect gebruik van Dof en een heel knappe compositie. Een heel knappe foto als introductie op TE (nu zijn de verwachtingen natuurlijk heel hoog gespannen). Welkom op TE en hopelijk zien we nog meer van dit fraaie werk.
fayeulle (27827) 2007-03-04 15:53
I really like the way you framed this picture. Also great colors and sharpness.
elkab (4951) 2007-03-04 16:10
Great the first picture. Very good pov, colors, sharpness.
padeg (423) 2007-03-04 16:17
Wow !! That's what I say !
That first post is outstanding. I like trains and pictures of trains. But here it goes beyond that simple subject interest. You took a rare opportunity (with a storm sky behind), with an interesting location and good technical skills.
Welcome on TE and thank you for sharing that one. I really appreciate it.
jarais (421) 2007-03-04 16:43
Great first photograph. Welcome to TE.
broglia (3598) 2007-03-04 16:50
Great first offering Lars. Wonderful POV and those colours are really eye popping ! Welcome to TE, Roberto
Jimbal (1229) 2007-03-04 16:50
Colors, contrast, geometry, movement: all the features of a very good photo are present.
Perfect shot indeed!
jaywalker (16101) 2007-03-04 17:01
Hi Lars, Welcome to TE & with photos like this I look forward to seeing alot more of your postings, the colours are superb & overall composition perfect, I love the way you have caught the train just going round the bend, fantastic light & excellent focus, great shot, kind regards Wilson.
Vincelavisse (454) 2007-03-04 17:04
This is an interesting composition. I like the colors too.
bwiti (402) 2007-03-04 17:14
Tres belle photo... De superbes couleurs et un point de vue tres bien choisi... Felicitations....
Merou (4726) 2007-03-04 17:18
I like the colors and the dynamism of this shot
magdach (125) 2007-03-04 17:29
Just breathtaking.Great colours and contrast.Train between earth and...
Exposure (725) 2007-03-04 18:18
All is perfect in your picture. Very great...
TravelerNL (3011) 2007-03-04 18:41
Welkom op TE, wat een mooie foto om mee te beginnen!
Mooie compositie en zichtpunt zo vanuit een open raam van de trein. Ook de kleuren zijn mooi intens.
MarieAnge (524) 2007-03-04 21:44
A very nice shot for your first day on TE !...
I like the harmony between the yellow and grey, and the contrast between the sand and the brillant metal... And what a POV... Beautiful.
And welcome Lars !
isabela_sor (47696) 2007-03-05 5:56
Welcome to TE !!!!
What a great start,exceptional POV,composition and quality!!
Greetings from Romania
cherryripe (21033) 2007-03-05 9:42
I've also taken this train but what a contrast between taking it in winter and in summer. The contrasts between the golden sand and the dark clouds is stunning. The details of the stones are so sharp. I like the way the train curves around and the reflection on the right.
jjcordier (76858) 2007-03-05 10:08
Superb and very original photo. Congratulations.
Andrzej_HHH (2480) 2007-03-11 11:08
Hello! Very good picture from a train. Great contrast between desert and navy blue sky. Great shot! Andrzej
skinalex (424) 2007-03-19 16:31
I like this picture very much! Good colours and curves - fantastic composition.
Best regards, Alex
HooleyHoop (206) 2007-04-27 3:07
Really like this picture Lars well done. The framing is excellent and colours realy make it come alive!
I'm going to be on the Trans-Mongolia in August and this has just made me even more eager to get on there :)
Julmar7 (157) 2007-05-08 4:30
Beautiful foto !
Dresik (77) 2007-05-08 4:34
This is a great capture, really nice curve, great colours.
corsicastorm (3224) 2007-05-18 8:48
Superbe!! j'adore la perspective et le contraste des couleurs...
- Copyright: Lars Bemelmans (larson) (116)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2006-07-27
- Categories: Nature, Transportation
- Camera: Olympus E300, Olympus 14 -45 mm Digital, 58 mm Polarizer
- Exposure: f/11, 1/500 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Trans Mongolian Railway [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2007-03-04 15:27
- Favorites: 3 [view]