Ghosts of Trains Past & Present

© Allan L. Whitehead

Ghosts of Trains Past & Present

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe 2/16/2004 3:58:20 AM

Very very nice!! I love it! #97931

Kathleen Clemons 2/16/2004 4:10:56 AM

Looks like this took a ton of work, Allan! I like the ghostly look. #380282

Gary W. Lake 2/16/2004 4:19:03 AM

I agree - very nice work indeed! #380299

Colleen Braun 2/16/2004 4:36:05 AM

kool, like the Ghost effect, great work Allan.... #380321

Allan L. Whitehead 2/16/2004 4:42:45 AM

Thanx Carolyn, Kathleen, Gary, and Colleen. I really appreciate the comments and your support. I have always found that a labor of love is never work, just fulfilling. I hope you all keep well and keep shooting - Allan #380330

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 2/16/2004 5:25:53 AM

Very cool Allan! Nicely done and very creative! #380392

Kasia Elser 2/16/2004 5:50:43 AM

Nicely done! #380438

William C. Raco level-deluxe 2/16/2004 5:57:36 AM

Very nice image and editing.
Conveys your title well.

bill #380483

Allan L. Whitehead 2/16/2004 5:58:12 AM

Thanx Claudia and Kasia I appreciate the comments - Allan #380489

Allan L. Whitehead 2/16/2004 6:00:26 AM

Thanx Bill I guess we were passing in the electronic air waves. I appreciate the comments and your support - Allan #380501

Shirley L. Carpenter 2/16/2004 6:29:00 AM

Excellent job on this Allan!! Love it!! #380641

Allan L. Whitehead 2/16/2004 6:39:45 AM

Thanx Shirley, I always appreciate your comments and support - Allan #380704

Stephen Zacker 2/16/2004 6:41:46 AM

Super composite! Gives the image a very appealing and interesting feel! #380718

Allan L. Whitehead 2/16/2004 6:51:03 AM

Thanx a lot Stephen. I truly value your comments, insight, and support - Allan #380783

Janice Forrest 2/16/2004 6:57:02 AM

A wonderful creation! Nice work. #380823

Patricia Marroquin 2/16/2004 8:42:04 AM

Ooooh, this is so cool, Allan! Perfect title for your creative work! :-) #381164

Lori Ditlefsen 2/16/2004 9:07:30 AM

Cool shot Allan! Nice work! #381194

Mary K. Robison 2/16/2004 3:48:12 PM

What a wonderful composite image, Allan! Just great! #381874

Terry McCully 2/16/2004 5:41:14 PM

~BRAVO... this is very creative and eye catching~ #382075

Mike Hughes level-deluxe 2/16/2004 5:57:59 PM

Excellent Allan, one of the best uses of layering I have seen yet. #382091

Allan L. Whitehead 2/16/2004 6:49:12 PM

Thanx for the wonderful comments Janice, Patricia, Lori, Mary, Terry, and Michael. I appreciate your insights and support. That's what makes being a part of the wonderful BePho family so fantastic. Three months ago I wouldn't have tried anything like this, but after the great courses by "the Jims" (Miotke, Zuckerman)" this isn't as undaunting as it used to seem. Thanx Guys, and thank everyone for the great support that is truly appreciated - Allan #382144

Jean Papo 3/17/2004 10:31:16 AM

Great work, Allan!!!!! Really does have the feeling of ghosts of trains, very aptly titled.... #428975

Allan L. Whitehead 3/17/2004 10:41:03 AM

Thanx Jean, I really appreciate the comments and your support - Allan #428985

Sharon E. Lowe level-deluxe 3/19/2004 3:59:38 AM

Congrats and good luck again, Allan! Great work!! #431504

Allan L. Whitehead 3/19/2004 4:01:57 AM

Thanx again, Sharon. Coming from you its is greatly appreciated, my friend - Allan #431518

Donna W. Neal 3/19/2004 5:38:01 AM

I missed this one! Great job Allan.
Congratulations and Good Luck

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 3/19/2004 5:56:59 AM

Hey Congrats again on another wonderful pic! #432052

Lori Ditlefsen 3/19/2004 6:22:34 AM

Way to go Allan! I love this one! So glad it made finals! #432192

Allan L. Whitehead 3/19/2004 7:18:19 AM

Thank you all so much (Donna, Claudia, Lori) I truly appreciate the thoughts and good luck to everyne else, as well - Allan #432630

Bernard B. Travers 3/19/2004 8:01:33 AM

Your masterful hands at work, I see. Really well done, Allan. A big at-a-boy for ya. Congrats. #432867

Allan L. Whitehead 3/19/2004 8:09:00 AM

Thanx Bernard, I really truly appreciate that - Allan #432895

Jean Papo 3/19/2004 9:59:16 AM

Congratulations, Allan! Extremely happy but not surprised to see this here!!! Good Luck with it!!!! #433305

Allan L. Whitehead 3/19/2004 10:34:25 AM

Thanx Jean, I really appreciate that. Good luck, as well, with your finalists - Allan #433477

Susan T. Evans 3/19/2004 10:44:45 AM

congrats again Allan! #433520

Murry Grigsby 3/19/2004 10:45:31 AM

Another big congrats Allan!! #433527

Allan L. Whitehead 3/19/2004 10:48:31 AM

Thanx Susan and Murry, I really appreciate it coming from ytou guys - Allan #433536

Colette M. Metcalf 3/19/2004 11:06:48 AM

Congrats again, Allan!!! #433610

Allan L. Whitehead 3/19/2004 11:12:48 AM

Thanx Colette, this means a lot coming from you - Allan #433632

Paula Showen 3/19/2004 2:39:18 PM

One of my favorites! Congratulations, Allan! #434461

Susie Peek-Swint 3/19/2004 2:47:53 PM

I missed this train shot last time around so happy to see it now. I've enjoyed the train images I've 'caught' --many congrats Allan! #434522

Allan L. Whitehead 3/19/2004 3:08:04 PM

Thanx Paula and Susan. I really appreciate that coming frtom the two of you. Good luck also - Allan #434636

William C. Raco level-deluxe 3/19/2004 5:53:39 PM

You did this so well, Allan.
It deserves recognition.

bill #434921

Allan L. Whitehead 3/19/2004 6:03:21 PM

Thanx Bill, I really appreciate that - Allan #434936

Stanley J. Contrades 3/19/2004 6:14:55 PM

Take another bow, Allan; good for you and I'm happy to see you're doing well! Many congratulations and here's to the best in the next stage!
Much Aloha,
Stan #434960

Allan L. Whitehead 3/19/2004 6:37:46 PM

Stan, thanx a lot I really appreciate that - Allan #435003

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 3/19/2004 11:42:21 PM

Ops.... must have missed this... WONDERFUL image! Many congrats, Allan and good luck! #435503

Allan L. Whitehead 3/19/2004 11:55:16 PM

Thanx Evy, I appreciate you taking time out of a very busy day to send this nice comment, my friend. And good luck to you with all your entries in the next level - Allan #435518

Judith G. Secco 3/20/2004 6:45:13 AM

Wonderful work, Allan. Best of luck.
Judy #436087

Karen Engelbreth 3/20/2004 11:13:41 AM

Congrats again, Allan! #436709

Allan L. Whitehead 3/20/2004 12:35:44 PM

Thanx Judy and Karen, I appreciate the comments and support. Right back at both of you with best of luck in the finals as well - ALlan #436806

Susan T. Evans 3/20/2004 2:39:39 PM

Congrats on your win Allan!!! #437033

Sharon E. Lowe level-deluxe 3/20/2004 2:47:37 PM

Congrats on your win Allan - I am so happy for you!!! #437080

William C. Raco level-deluxe 3/20/2004 2:49:16 PM

Very nice win, Allan.

bill #437096

Judith G. Secco level-deluxe 3/20/2004 2:49:59 PM

Great job, Allan. Congratulations on your win~!!!
Judy #437098

Patricia A. Kuniega level-deluxe 3/20/2004 2:56:45 PM

I was just getting ready to write a good luck note when your silver medallion turned gold in front of my eyes! Just like your trains! Congratulations Allan on a terrific image! #437121

Kathleen Clemons 3/20/2004 3:00:45 PM

Congrats, Allan! #437136

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 3/20/2004 3:10:29 PM

Guess that PS course really paid off! Big congrats on a fine win and a wonderfully composed image. You are very creative with these trains, and make these images really come to life! #437166

Joy Brown 3/20/2004 3:28:05 PM

Congratulations, Allan - great image!!! #437222

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe 3/20/2004 3:30:13 PM

Well, I was rooting for the smoking planes, but I guess you're just as happy with this one! Congrats, buddy! #437228

Paula Showen level-deluxe 3/20/2004 3:38:23 PM

Congratulations, Allan!!! #437240

Stanley J. Contrades level-deluxe 3/20/2004 3:47:53 PM

Applause, Applause, and extra BIG Congratulations on this, Allan! Very well done!!!
Stan #437245

Theresa McCloskey level-deluxe 3/20/2004 4:08:06 PM

Congratulations Allan :-) #437304

Brenda W. LaFleur level-deluxe 3/20/2004 4:36:40 PM

Allan, I can't believe I missed this one earlier! Great work. I like everything about this one. Congrats and a well deserved win. #437338

Donna J. Taff level-deluxe 3/20/2004 5:07:14 PM

Congratulation's Allan; you did good!!!! #437426

Kristen McKain level-deluxe 3/20/2004 5:08:49 PM

congrats allan!! #437430

Murry Grigsby 3/20/2004 5:47:54 PM

Congrats pn your win Allan! #437516

Mary K. Robison 3/20/2004 6:02:11 PM

What's that phrase...talent will out??
A monumental CONGRATULATIONS, Allan, for your win with this wonderful image! #437524

Bonnie C. Lackey 3/20/2004 6:54:58 PM

Wonderful win for a wonderful work of art! #437598

Charlene Bayerle level-deluxe 3/20/2004 7:31:49 PM

Congratulations Allan!!!!! #437688

Allan L. Whitehead 3/20/2004 7:42:23 PM

This is truly unbelievable and I'm almost speechless. However, I want to thank all of you (Susan E, Sharon, Bill, Judy, Patricia, Kathleen, Claudia, Joy, Carolyn, Paula, Stanley, Theresa, Brenda, Donna, Kristen, Murry, Mary, Bonnie, Charlene, and anyone else that I might have inadvertantly missed) for your kind thoughts, wishes, and support. It is truly appreciated. I feel that this BePho community is truly outstanding and like a very large close family and I feel totally honoured to part of it. Thanx again - Sincerely, Allan #437701

Lori Ditlefsen 3/20/2004 9:32:21 PM

Way to go Allan!! This really deserves the win!! Good for you!! #437771

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-deluxe 3/21/2004 1:48:17 AM

I agree 100% with Lori! This has a lot of thought to it, which I really respect! Congrats, Allan! #437921

Karen Engelbreth 3/21/2004 1:54:01 AM

Big, Big congrats on your win, Allan! #437927

Allan L. Whitehead 3/21/2004 3:01:55 AM

Thanx a lot Lori, Mette, and Karen, I really appreciate your thoughts, comments, and most of all your support. My unimpressionable brother, an Industrial Designer, was asking questions about how he could use these techniques on a web site he's designing. I'm thrilled by the responses and the result. THANK YOU ALL SO VERY MUCH - Allan #437945

Colette M. Metcalf 3/21/2004 3:45:43 AM

Many congrats to you, Allan!!!! #438026

Allan L. Whitehead 3/21/2004 4:15:34 AM

Thanx Colette. Believe me when I say that this means an awful lot coming from you. I appreciate your comments and always appreciate your support

Thank you so very much - Allan #438059

Stephen Zacker 3/21/2004 6:10:01 AM

Congratulations Allan! #438292

Allan L. Whitehead 3/21/2004 6:16:35 AM

Thanx a lot Stephen, I truly appreciate your support and comments. Keep on shootin' - Allan #438306

Gary O`Dell 3/21/2004 6:21:36 AM

Congratulations All an being chosen a Winner..Gary O #438317

Allan L. Whitehead 3/21/2004 6:52:59 AM

Thanx Gary, I truly appreciate that, especially coming from you - Allan #438388

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 3/21/2004 8:48:37 AM

Many congratulations on your well derserved wind, Allan! #438681

Allan L. Whitehead 3/21/2004 9:05:50 AM

Thanx Evy, for the comments and your support, I really appreciate it - Allan #438697

Bernard B. Travers 3/21/2004 11:47:04 PM


Allan L. Whitehead 3/22/2004 2:53:17 AM


Doug Benner 3/22/2004 3:18:04 AM

Wonderful, Allan. Congratulations! #439812

Allan L. Whitehead 3/22/2004 4:08:03 AM

Thanx Doug, I really appreciate that - Allan #439909

Patricia Marroquin 3/22/2004 7:02:54 AM

Allan, congratulations! You really carried out this "ghost" theme so expertly! #440292

Allan L. Whitehead 3/22/2004 7:50:51 AM

Thanx Patricia, I truly appreciate that, coming from you - Allan #440380

Janice Forrest 3/23/2004 7:17:50 AM

Congratulations on your win. Well done. #442330

Allan L. Whitehead 3/23/2004 7:20:12 AM

Thanx again Janice, your support and comments are greatly appreciated - Allan #442341

Barbara Bergeron 3/23/2004 9:41:02 AM

Congratulations on a wonderful win. This image is so cool and the title describes the feel. Nice job Allan...good luck next month! #442599

Allan L. Whitehead 3/23/2004 9:55:25 AM

Thanx Barbara for your kind words and comments. I really appreciate them, a lot - Allan #442628

Gunther Allen level-deluxe 4/9/2004 9:41:14 AM

A belated congratulations on your prize winning photo Allan. I have been very busy and have not been able to comment as much as I would like to, but wanted you to know that I did notice! -G #470851

Anette Linnea Rasmussen 9/28/2004 11:47:31 AM

Excellent work, Allan - Very well done!
Congratulations on your win!

Best wishes
Linnea #810267

Allan L. Whitehead 9/28/2004 11:52:56 AM

Thank you very much, Gunther and Linnea, I apprecaiet the support, grteta comments and kind words, my friends - your good friend, Allan #810275

Stacey M 11/22/2004 1:00:49 PM

Hi Allan. I was just admiring your gallery and had to comment on your planes and trains (although everything is awesome). My stepson has loved planes and trains since he could talk (now 15 yrs old). And you have done the little boys of America proud with your very talented assortment of photos. You should publish a book. Every boy in America would want one!!! #931953

Randy L. Morgan 12/19/2004 3:17:24 PM

This is a great compellation, Allan! I just visited your member gallery and I don't think I saw one photo that I didn't like! Great work, and I sure can appreciate your talent.
Randy #986816

Allan L. Whitehead 12/19/2004 3:28:29 PM

Thank you very much, Stacey and RAndy, I truly appreciate your terrific comments and very kind words. They are truly appreciated and mean a great deal to me - your friend, Allan #986822

Bill Houghton 1/8/2005 1:04:17 PM

I really like this a lot. Effects are well done. Great job.
God bless,
Bill Houghton #1022832

Allan L. Whitehead 1/8/2005 2:47:41 PM

Bill, thak you very much, I truly appreciate that, coming from you - your good friend, Allan #1022963

Kristy E. Lane 1/22/2005 1:32:55 PM

I know this one is from a while back, but I just had to comment on it--it's wonderful! Love what you did with this image! #1056774

Allan L. Whitehead 1/22/2005 1:36:24 PM

Kristy, thank you very much, I really appreciate that - Allan #1056779

Donna W. Neal 2/15/2005 4:56:57 AM

Well I am just now getting around to looking at the winners and WOW WOW WOW Allan. You really stepped up the competition last month. What wonderful winners and finalist you had. I won't go through and comment on all of them but I love each and every one!!!!

Allan L. Whitehead 2/15/2005 5:54:29 AM

Thank you Donna, my very dear friend, I truly appreciate your on-going support, comments and very kind words - your good friend, Allan #1104770

Cathy Barrows 2/22/2005 9:50:54 AM

Congrats...excellent ghost composite #1125957

Kerby Pfrangle level-deluxe 4/28/2005 6:22:15 PM

Allan your train series is super. All strong images.

I was wondering if their was ghost on this train and if he was friendly.

Awesome capture. Kerby #1301657

Allan L. Whitehead 4/29/2005 2:37:32 AM

Thank you so very much, Cathy and Kerby, for the great comments and very kind words. They're all truly appreciated - your friend, Allan #1302366

Allan L. Whitehead 4/29/2005 2:37:37 AM

Thank you so very much, Cathy and Kerby, for the great comments and very kind words. They're all truly appreciated - your friend, Allan #1302368

Allan L. Whitehead 4/29/2005 2:37:37 AM

Thank you so very much, Cathy and Kerby, for the great comments and very kind words. They're all truly appreciated - your friend, Allan #1302369

Susie Peek-Swint 6/1/2005 9:31:11 AM

Wonderful work Allan ~ as are all your train shots ~ very deserving of all your wins!
regards, susie #1418917

Allan L. Whitehead 6/1/2005 12:36:53 PM

Susie, my very dear friend, I always value your insights and wonderful comments. Thank you so much - Allan #1419538

Bill Houghton 9/5/2005 5:39:49 AM

Nice use of layers on this shot Allan. You did a great job on this one. #1803273

Allan L. Whitehead 9/5/2005 6:00:53 AM

Thnk you so much, Bill, I always appreciate your insight and comments, my friend - Allan #1803363

Laura Clay-Ballard 12/29/2005 6:35:46 PM

I'm loving this image! Super Winner! #2233774

Allan L. Whitehead 12/29/2005 7:29:15 PM

Thanks a lot, Laura, I appreciate this - Allan #2233952

S?ren Wettergreen 2/25/2006 4:06:19 AM

Congrats...excellent composite ;) #2464599

Allan L. Whitehead 2/25/2006 4:46:56 AM

Thanks Søren, I appreciate this - Allan #2464692

Inge S. Lasmana level-deluxe 3/15/2006 5:35:24 AM

Excellent work and very creative!! #2534346

Allan L. Whitehead 3/15/2006 5:45:33 AM

Thanks again, Inge - Allan #2534393

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 1/5/2007 12:11:29 PM

Very Creative, Allan .. good work!

Steve Hurkett #3784951

Allan L. Whitehead 1/5/2007 12:23:48 PM

Thanks Steve - Allan #3784987

Ray Viohl 11/23/2008 11:10:34 AM

Well done here. Nice work on these magnificent machines. Poetry in motion! #6793054

Louise Souchereau 12/11/2011 2:17:19 PM

Wwo this is such a great creative picture.. nice work it is wonderful on all the track :-) bravo Allan #9859657

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F 5.6 D, 70 mm (ED Af Nikor AD 70-300mm), 1/100, 1:45 PM. A Composit of Trains using layers and a little PS 8.0 CS work.

Uploaded on 2/16/2004 3:45:36 AM

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Camera: Nikon D100 Digital SLR Camera All Time Best Photo Contest Winner Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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