Old Style Dining

© Heather Loewenhardt

Old Style Dining

Gord MacEachern November 25, 2011

B&W works so well here Heather, love the composition, very well done!! #1425717

Robert R. Goodman level-addict November 25, 2011

Hi Heather,WOW!!That is gorgeous my friend.Excellent B&W,Seen only a few that old!!!!! #9830662

Monnie Ryan November 25, 2011

Terrific job on this one, Heather! #9830774

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe November 25, 2011

Excellent tones in this black and white image, Heather; great comp and I love that dramatic sky! #9830900

Tiia Vissak November 26, 2011

a cool b&w! #9830960

Mike Clime November 26, 2011

Excellent capture and wonderful tones, Heather! Great moody sky too! #9831044

Julie Burnett November 26, 2011

Fantastic tones and mood, Heather, love it!! #9831087

Ray Thoms November 26, 2011

Wonderful image Heather....perfect in B/W #9831377

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic November 26, 2011

OMG! I tried to capture this train last year. I didn't succeed very well, though.
This is amazing, Heather!!
P.S. Funny how memories are. I seem to remember that this was in Lake Louise! #9831433

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe November 26, 2011

Oops. Yes Kiki you are right. I have so many photos of my trip to Canmore and Banff and I messed up the location of this one. Thanks for helping me correct it. #9831460

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic November 26, 2011

:)) #9831468

Laura E. Swan level-classic November 26, 2011

OM GOSH! I have NEVER seen this location shot so well as here, Heather. Such drama and command. This is terrific.

Our little Family unit loves to camp in the Rockies and this past summer was our first time to discover the camping grounds right in Lake Lousie Townsite.

This HIstorical Train Station was a favorite spot for us and as Kiki did, I tried to get it just right. It wasn't an easy shoot.

You have captured the mood of a Canadian Rocky Train Station. It's strength and fury.

Did you eat the the adjacent restaurant? The ribs there are amazing.

-Laura :) #9831516

Nancy L. Green level-classic November 26, 2011

VERY well composed and capture dear friend, I love the POV and the use of B+W, WTG!! <>< #9831585

Patrick Rouzes level-classic November 26, 2011

The clarity, tones, detail, sky & moody lighting are all exceptional , Heather! Hope you have a winner, my friend! #9831672

John Connolly November 26, 2011

A wonderful presentation of this fine capture Heather! Your treatment here is fantastic! #9831706

Carol L. Fowler November 26, 2011

Wonderful image in B+W- perfect for the subject #9831777

Tammy Espino November 26, 2011

Fantastic!! :) #9831832

Susan Weisensel November 26, 2011

Very dramatic image Heather, love it. #9832068

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe November 26, 2011

Super well done and awesome capture, Heather!! Truly fantastic!!! #9832118

Carol Eade level-addict November 26, 2011

Great shot for your memory book, Heather, beautiful work! #9832274

Mitch Spence level-classic November 27, 2011

There's much power in this shot, Heather. The angle is great and the conversion is as well. #9833259

Val Feldman level-deluxe November 28, 2011

What an amazing job you did on the treatment of this one, Heather - just sensational work! Beautiful tones, clarity, textures and detail - the moody sky lends itself so well to the overall image - the perfect topper! Gorgeous work - exceptionally well done! #9835134

Claudia Kuhn level-classic November 28, 2011

Great tones and lines here Heather! #9835992

Mary Dimitriw level-deluxe November 29, 2011

Absolutely fantastic Heather and works so well with your DD work! Love it. #9838253

Carolyn McIntosh November 30, 2011

Not only did you capture a great photo but the detail is amazing. Love your post processing . . . . . great piece of art you have created here. #9839147

Emile Abbott level-deluxe November 30, 2011

Hope to take the Trans Canadian rail trip next year. Love the conversion, Heather. Awesome composition.
Trying to catch up #9839183

Mary K. Robison December 01, 2011

Stunning capture and DD work, Heather! That threatening sky adds drama to this beautifully composed shot.
WINNER! #9840650

John Rivera level-deluxe December 02, 2011

Great work! #9843367

JO ANN CLEVELAND December 02, 2011

Awwww, great memories Heather, love this capture, very well done friend!

jo ann c. #9844307

Jill Odice level-classic December 05, 2011

The NIK Silver efex are magic at turning images into B/W masterpieces :-) Love this! #9849873

Nikki McDonald level-classic December 06, 2011

Terrific perspective here, Heather, and the conversion is excellent. Powerful shot. #9850753

Debbie Bray February 01, 2016

Fabulously done and a wonderful gold badge into the bargain, congratulations Heather! #11430045

Stan Kwasniowski February 01, 2016

Heather, well done #11430064

Carol Eade level-addict February 02, 2016

Beautiful monochrome image, Heather. Love the dramatic sky. Congratulations on your second place. #11430583

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe February 02, 2016

Huge congrats on a great winner, Heather!! #11430822

JO ANN CLEVELAND February 05, 2016

Congrats on this outstanding 2nd Place Gold Winner Heather!! #11431631

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe March 05, 2016

Huge congrats on a gorgeous winner, Heather!! #11442883

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Description

This dining car from the Canadian Pacific Railway is on display at the Lake Louise Station in Banff National Park Canada. I remember traveling by train as a young child and eating in a car like this one. I just had to snap this one for the memory book.
Nik Silver Efex Pro2 with many layers and adjustments

Exif: F Number: 9, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 640, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 34.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on November 25, 2011
Entered into contest on 2015-12-31 21:20:41

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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