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Man with Train
Contest Number: 159 Contest Theme: Open Lens: DFA50mm1.4 Camera: Pentax K1 Shutter Speed: 1/500s Aperture: F5.6 
Posted By: ctalbott, 11-19-2019, 05:23 PM

Pentax K1 with DFA50mm 1.4 lens. 1/500s ISO 100 F5.6. Photo of Man with Train.

"The 87 year young gentleman on the picture has dedicated the last 10 years of his life promoting his dream of uniting the Atlantic and Pacific coast of his native Honduras via railroad. He has written over 70 newspaper articles as well as lobbying political and business figures in Honduras."

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Intriguing image, makes you want to know more ... almost photojournalism but without the back story.

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Was this shot B&W or post processing to look that way?
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