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Apr 20, 2018 15:36 |  #4292

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Apr 21, 2018 16:11 |  #4293

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Apr 21, 2018 17:01 |  #4294

Closest to steam we have in the area -?


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Apr 21, 2018 21:57 |  #4295

Cormac wrote in post #18611024 (external link)
Closest to steam we have in the area -?


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The Potawatomi Zoo (external link)!!!


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Apr 21, 2018 23:00 |  #4296

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The Potawatomi Zoo (external link)!!!

I'm sick of going here tbh. But I have a 3 y/o so I'll be going there for some time to come. I take the camera every time so I'm not bored to tears. It's SO small! And most of the animals are impossible to shoot since they are in cages with such close together bars. It drives me nuts! Unless your right next to the bars of the cage a clear shot is impossible. And with the railings, you can't get that close. Others are behind filthy, dirty, thick glass. Those you might get a clean shot of once in a while. If you can block the glare. But still, I take the camera, hoping that maybe I can get a clear shot somehow, someday. Then there is the zoo train. The engine looks kinda cool, so why not?

I guess my cage/glass problem is an issue at all zoos really. Brookfield is HUGE, but same thing. Indy, same thing. I think it's more to keep people out of the enclosures than to keep the animals in. Case in point, why the does lion cage have only a few inches between the bars? You could have a foot between the bars, yet the lion would still have no chance to get out. But a small child could easily get in. Shear stupidity has ruined photo opps for me and other photographers that like to take their cameras with them to the zoo!

Sorry to "derail" the thread. As you were!


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Apr 22, 2018 07:39 |  #4297

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Apr 22, 2018 23:28 |  #4298

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Am I seeing people at the bottom of the bridge? WOW if I am that is a very HIGH bridge!!!


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Apr 22, 2018 23:40 |  #4299

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Am I seeing people at the bottom of the bridge? WOW if I am that is a very HIGH bridge!!!

440 yards long (400 M) 104 feet high (32 M) opened in 1875




  
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Apr 23, 2018 01:04 |  #4300

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Am I seeing people at the bottom of the bridge? WOW if I am that is a very HIGH bridge!!!

Yes you are its a favourite place for walkers:-)


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Apr 23, 2018 16:01 |  #4301

Newly rebuilt and mainline certified Ex SR "Merchant Navy" class No. 35018 "British India Line" crossing the River Ribble with the York to Carlisle leg of "The Great Britain XI" railtour.

This annual tour consists of nine days of heritage steam traction round Great Britain using a variety of locos.


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Apr 24, 2018 08:11 |  #4303

EWS 90037 and 90028 hauling the Mossend Euroterminal to Daventry Int Rft Recep Rfd through brock


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Apr 24, 2018 08:30 |  #4304

Swiss Toni wrote in post #18612204 (external link)
Newly rebuilt and mainline certified Ex SR "Merchant Navy" class No. 35018 "British India Line" crossing the River Ribble with the York to Carlisle leg of "The Great Britain XI" railtour.

This annual tour consists of nine days of heritage steam traction round Great Britain using a variety of locos.


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Apr 24, 2018 09:48 |  #4305

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Perfect Stuart, a great shot.

Indeed, it is !




  
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