RailPictures.Net Photo: CMQ 9024 Central Maine and Quebec Railway SD40F-2 at Farnham, Quebec, Canada by Kevin Burkholder
 
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Central Maine and Quebec Railway (more..)
SD40F-2 (more..)
CMQ Adirondack Subdivision (more..)
Farnham, Quebec, Canada (more..)
January 29, 2018
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
CMQ 9024  (more..)
CMQ Job 2 (more..)
Kevin Burkholder (more..)
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On January 29, 2018, a trio of Central Maine & Quebec Railway SD40F-2s await the next day's departure from Farnham, Quebec, as the CMQ 'Job 2' train. This particular evening, with them positioned where they were and a gorgeous sunset unfolding, I opted to use a combined UAS and Alien Bees approach for the scene. Using a quartet of Alien Bees at approximately 1/2 power, I was able to illuminate the train and capture the overall scene at 1/2 second on the P4P. Several factors played into the timing allotment, including a steady breeze with occasional gusts and a temp of -5 degrees F at the time. There have been several more trials since this with better results that I will get around to posting at some point.
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