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Chris Newham
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Thanks Andy really enjoyed this video its great to see places I have been and get extra bite of information from you. Really enjoying all your videos.
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The fisherman's cottage, Kilfinichen Bay, Isle of Mull Scotland taken in the last of the light on this years "Northern adventure".
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Cool Chris! Lovely spot too :)
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Enjoy this beautiful photo
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+Chris Newham Beautiful. I'm enjoying the mushrooms appearing in the stream. Thank you for sharing and adding beauty to the Macro and Details section of the Landscape Photography community. :)
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A moment of light at a very windy durbar edge, Peak district, UK
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Something makes me thinks this captain navigating the waters of doubtful sound may be English.
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Grasspoint, Isle of Mull, Scotland
A dark. windy, cloudy predawn. Sony A7R 6stop + ND filter.
#scotlandphotography   #landscapephotography  
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The ceaseless raw, Peak district, Uk
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Natural waterfall so amazing
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Awesome photo but check out the careful thought, planning and execution taken to get exactly what he wanted.
 
Train in the Rain

One of my favourite photos of the Crawford Scenic Railroad that I captured on my recent trip to New Hampshire. The railroad, and particularly this, the Notch Train, runs through the picturesque Crawford Notch in the White Mountains., and makes for a spectacular subject during the brief period of fall foliage in early October. Photographing the train almost every day in different locations, I had to wait patiently for a rainy afternoon to capture this specific look, with the lights shining through the mist and reflecting off the rails. Shot with a 300mm lens down a very straight section of track, the engine is not as close as it appears; as a scenic passenger service it moves slowly, and I was careful to get off the tracks before the engineers started to think about my presence.

#Trains   #Train   #NewHampshire   #Autumn   #Fall   #FallColors  
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Landscape photographer, web technologist and motor sport enthusiast. http://www.chrisnewhamphotography.co.uk
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I am a self-taught photographer, I love the large sea/landscape I usually take my photos at dusk and dawn, pursuing a dramatic edge when the light is at its best, my photos are a personal interpretation of the subject, not pictorially accurate but to convey how I felt about the subject. Although drawn to sea and landscapes I will photograph anything occasionally doing motor sports, still life and when I can find a subject, knackered looking buildings. 

I’m from Nottingham in the English midlands about as far from the coast as you can be in the UK – I'm constantly looking for dramatic locations, like the Derbyshire Peak District or the glorious Isle of Skye. I want my images to make the viewer draw breath as they take in the sweeping landscape or the crashing waves so I make the effort to go to the best places at the times when the light and conditions are optimal to get a dramatic scene. 

There are so many great photographers, when you are competing, it can often be that extra edge that elevates your image into a ‘win-zone’ and I find the challenge of competition motivating pushing me to up my game and produce better photographs. 

I have made great friends through my love of photography and a sharing a passion for dramatic locations with like-minded explorers like Ian Pinn/PinkyPinn and Scott Wilson/wilsonaxpe amongst others – check out their work - you won't be disappointed! 

So much about our trips is about trying to nail those ‘winning’ images that will attain competition or exhibition standard but, more than anything, the shoots I share with these guys are great times, some of the very best and you can't ever really capture that sense of fun, adventure and comradeship in a photo.

My cameras are a Nikon D800 and a Sony NEX7, I always shoot in Raw and I use Lightroom, photoshop, onone & nik software for post processing, when I have completed a photo I print it out to display in exhibitions, use in competitions and put on my office walls, I love holding a large print.

So, that’s me, photographically speaking…. I hope you enjoy my work and experience even a fraction of the pleasure from my images that I get from shooting them. I’m inspired daily by the great work I see on Google+, Flickr and 500px and it just pushes me to want to get better and go further…. Here’s to the next great trip wherever that may be. 

Prints of my work are available for purchase from my website http://www.chrisnewhamphotography.co.uk

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