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Steam Roller

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 25 August 2017 in Transportation and Portfolio.

One of Fred Dibnah's favourites, and mine too. I remember seeing these used years ago doing road repairs in South Shields.

PENTAX K100D 1/45 second F/11.0 ISO 200 27 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Lai Chan See from Singapore, Singapore

Old things are beautiful, and ever lasting.

25 Aug 2017 6:24am

BiLL from Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

These old machines are amazing. Great capture, Curley.

25 Aug 2017 7:56am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Yes a beauty. He wouldn't like to pop down to Ludlow and give the croquet lawn a roll would he? :)

25 Aug 2017 9:48am

Shaun from Thorton, United States

Some great old engines on show Curly.

25 Aug 2017 9:55am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Wonderful this HDR-editing

25 Aug 2017 12:35pm

@Marjolein: Ah, no HDR, just one frame and the final edit was done using the Lucis Arts plug-in, one of my favourites for a huge variety of effects.

shafagh from tehran, Iran

like

25 Aug 2017 12:38pm

STEED from D, France

Nice meeting and oldies so familiar ........Great machine and nice shot,Curly .....

25 Aug 2017 6:46pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful composition, colors & details!
Amazing!

25 Aug 2017 8:24pm

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Amazing compo and atmosphere here!

25 Aug 2017 9:01pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

That looks like a real beast. Beautiful capture.

25 Aug 2017 9:45pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

some great old machinery on display. I love to visit gatherings like this, even though the closely spaced parking makes compelling shots difficult.

26 Aug 2017 12:38am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

I like the textures of the roller.

26 Aug 2017 12:53am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It's a real classic.

26 Aug 2017 6:30am

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

I like the different red and orange tones here.

27 Aug 2017 9:02am

PENTAX K100D
1/45 second
F/11.0
ISO 200
27 mm (35mm equiv.)

colour
corbridge
traction-rally
lucis