National railway museum York

During a recent trip to York we visited the National Railway Museum which is conveniently situated next to a Park and Ride bus stop in the city. I assumed that I would need to use a fairly wide angle lens to take pictures of the engines, so I packed my Tamron 10-24mm super wide angle along with a Takumar 28mm f/3.5 and Takumar 55mm f/1.8 to use on my Camdiox focal reducer. As it happens I mostly used the longest […]

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Getting the Best Shot

When we were on holiday in Somerset this summer we took a trip to the West Somerset Steam railway and of course I took my camera along. I expected to get all the usual type of shots at a steam railway line, and I wasn’t disappointed. I managed to take several shots which I was pleased with, but this image was my favorite of the day. I had leaned out of the window to take a picture of the steam […]

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