Halcyon Days

phil hemsley

Totnes, United Kingdom

Artist's Description

Staverton railway station is situated on the South Devon Railway, a heritage railway in Devon, England. It serves the village of Staverton.
The station was opened by the Buckfastleigh, Totnes and South Devon Railway on 1 May 1872. The railway was amalgamated into the Great Western Railway in 1897 and this in turn was nationalised into British Railways on 1 January 1948.
The station closed to passengers in November 1958 although goods traffic on the line continued until 7 September 1962.
It was re-opened by the Dart Valley Railway, a heritage railway, on 5 April 1969. The South Devon Railway Trust took over the running of the line on 1 January 1991.
Pentax K-X
Pentax 18-55mm SMC/DAL lens at 18mm
f/5.6

( HDR from 3 RAW exposures bracketed at -2, +0.5, +3 ev)
ISO-200
Hoya Circular Polarizer
HDR created in Photomatix Pro 3.26
Finished in Photoshop 6.0

Hand-held

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