Weekend Engineer by Photography  by Mathilde

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This lovely guy, at Buckfastleigh Railway Station, Devon, was happy to pose for me – The Railway is run by approx ten paid staff and 450 volunteers from all walks of life

Nikon D3000 with Tamron lens 18mm-200mm

Love my Nikon………………………………..

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  • Photography  by Mathilde
    Photography b...over 3 years ago

  • JohnDSmith
    JohnDSmithover 3 years ago

    Friendly looking guy you captured here,….Done very nicely,…

  • Many, many thanks John – he was smiling as I told him I only pictured young, good looking guys – LOL x

    – Photography by Mathilde

  • JohnDSmith
    JohnDSmithover 3 years ago

    Hey,..what you replied,….that a neat trick,…LOL,..

  • Thanks John – he was a lot of fun !! xx LOL

    – Photography by Mathilde

  • Robin Brown
    Robin Brownover 3 years ago

    I usually say ‘Smile if you’ve had sex today’
    Hardly anybody ever smiles though!
    Fabulous portrait Mattie :o) xx

  • LOL – many thanks, Mr Brown, my friend – I am pleased I managed to get his happy expression – he was a nice guy ;-o) xx

    – Photography by Mathilde

  • LisaBeth
    LisaBethover 3 years ago

    a big laugh..funny head..so much dirty:)) great portraiture

  • This lovely man was so patient – standing in his work clothes so that we could capture him – such a happy smile !! – many thanks Lisa, I do appreciate your super comment – x

    – Photography by Mathilde

    JUSTARTover 3 years ago

    great shot

  • Thanks Sylvia – we spent a good hour at this train station and workshop where rusty and unloved steam engines are restored to their former glory and this lovely man was one of the volunteers who restores the engines – x

    – Photography by Mathilde

  • moor2sea
    moor2seaover 3 years ago

    Great portrait Mattie a fave! xx

  • Hi Sue – you are really kind, thank you – I must admit I was quite taken with this gentleman hope it didn’t show – lol) xx

    – Photography by Mathilde

  • Guendalyn
    Guendalynover 3 years ago

    lovely, lovely, lovely !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Hi Guendalyn – thank you, thank you, thank you xxx

    – Photography by Mathilde

  • snapitnc
    snapitncover 3 years ago

    he must be a welder mattie,that ap gives it away,great shot ,cheers mike

  • I think you may well be right, Mike – there were three or four of them around a pallet discussing something or other – all the volunteers at the workshop were really great, explaining what they were doing – it was a lovely, happy hour spent at this delightful location xx

    – Photography by Mathilde

  • Carol Knudsen
    Carol Knudsenover 3 years ago

    Brilliant portrait shot! :)

  • Carol, thank you so much for your lovely, kind comment – x

    – Photography by Mathilde

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