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A new perspective on the ubiquitous rail line theme. Captured at the Seiben Ranch near Helena, Montana, USA.

500 Views & 8 Features on 5/17/14


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Canon EOS-7D, Canon 24-70 f2.8 L@ 59mm, 1/400, f/5.6, ISO 400 Processed on Adobe Lightroom 3.5.

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rail, steel, landscape, curvature, curve, railroad, tracks, perspective, montana, mostfav

3rd Generation Montanan, raised with a camera in hand, matriculated at U of M (GRIZ) with degrees in History and Creative Writing. Amassing Canon gear to enjoy in my retirement. I spend whatever time I can in Yellowstone and various other Montana wild venues.

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Comments

  • Kay Kempton Raade
    Kay Kempton Raadeover 1 year ago

    Love it, Ken. It’s so interesting. Did you lay on the tracks to get this perspecive?

  • This was an abandoned line that washed out in a spring flood – I was in a hole below the level of the ties. :-)

    – Ken McElroy

  • Bryan D. Spellman
    Bryan D. Spellmanover 1 year ago

    Fascinating image, Ken.

  • Thanks Bryan – appreciate your perspectives.

    – Ken McElroy

  • debidabble
    debidabbleover 1 year ago

  • Jan Timmons
    Jan Timmonsover 1 year ago

    The quintessential leading line, or rail! Very appealing perspective.

  • Hi Jan – thanks for taking note.

    – Ken McElroy

  • dgscotland
    dgscotlandover 1 year ago

    Super work Ken. Talk about getting close to your subject :-)

  • PhotosByG
    PhotosByGover 1 year ago

  • Joseph  Tillman
    Joseph Tillmanover 1 year ago

  • WildestArt
    WildestArtover 1 year ago

  • cclaude
    cclaudeover 1 year ago

    Unusual and creative! Great lines. Congrats on your feature.

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBover 1 year ago

    April 17, 2013

    Beautiful work!

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