Portrait of a Princess by John Morris

The 1930’s steam locomotive Princess Elizabeth taking on water at night.
“Princess Elizabeth” was one of two experimental pacific locomotives designed by William Stanier for the LMS. They were a success and with certain modification borne out of the experience they had with the two locomotive an entire class was built.

I bought my first camera in the Isle of Man when I was 8 years old and have loved photography ever since. The sixties were my teenage years and, though I took a wide range of subjects, steam trains were my favourite topic.
I took my first wedding when I was 14 and though the couple loved the album I produced, I have to admit it was not my best work! Although I have worked professionally as a photographer I have never lost the enjoyment I get from taking pictures.

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  • collpics
    collpicsover 2 years ago

    Great shot, beautifly handled giving.

  • John Morris
    John Morrisover 2 years ago

    Thanks for the comment, my first on Redbubble! Glad you liked it.

  • Edward Denyer
    Edward Denyeralmost 2 years ago

    Excellent shot John. – Ted

  • Marie Sharp
    Marie Sharpover 1 year ago

  • Many thanks, much appreciated.

    – John Morris

  • designingjudy
    designingjudyover 1 year ago

    Nice capture!

  • CreativeEm
    CreativeEm10 months ago

    Love steam trains, great capture

  • Robert Armitage
    Robert Armitage10 months ago

    These old steamers are gorgeous, you’ve done her proud with this excellent shot

  • Wrayzo
    Wrayzo10 months ago

    Wonderful artwork!!!

    Please click on the link below to view your feature and congratulate your fellow artists
    Low Light Photography ~ Midweek Features ~ 2nd July 2014

  • Many thanks, Wrayzo

    – John Morris

  • kalaryder
    kalaryder9 months ago

    Avatar Challenge

  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixon8 months ago

    Good old steam trains, my cousin in Crewe drove these from age14 as a fireman to when he retired at 65,

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