2 Views For Tuesday

One of the advantages of digital photograph is the ability to easily crop an image in processing software such as Adobe Photoshop.

But cropping does more than just remove such extraneous and unwanted elements as utility poles and wires.

The character of an image can change if you crop it more closely.

Here is an example of that from Bob Farkas. The location is the former Baltimore & Ohio yard in Willard, Ohio.

It’s March 13, 1982, and the B&O is part of the Chessie System.

The top image shows more of the train’s consist and the yard. But the bottom image gives more detail of the locomotive, caboose and boxcar.

You make the call on which image you prefer.

Photographs by Robert Farkas

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: