Photo a Day Challenge


Hot metal bits glow and sparks fly as a craftsman cuts pieces to be used in the restoration of Soo Line 1003.

14 responses

  1. Hi Lois,
    Awesome capture! Those sparks are flying. Have a great day!


    February 8, 2012 at 8:11 am

  2. Tony

    Very well done, love the scene!

    February 8, 2012 at 9:26 am

  3. Excellent scene!
    Love the sparkles flying!!
    The lighting is amazing!

    February 8, 2012 at 12:01 pm

  4. Angle grinders are akways dramatic Great workshop shot.

    February 8, 2012 at 3:02 pm

  5. Nice capture.

    February 8, 2012 at 3:43 pm

  6. Love the sparks!!

    February 8, 2012 at 5:00 pm

  7. Steven

    Great shots of the sparks flying. I take it the engine has to re-qualify for the FRA boiler inspection? There are some great shots online of the Soo in operation.

    February 8, 2012 at 6:02 pm

  8. Amazing shot: the intensity of the man’s concentration, the power of the machine, the sparks flying, and the looming project in the background….

    February 8, 2012 at 8:16 pm

  9. He looks like he knows what he’s doing, but where are his safety glasses?

    February 8, 2012 at 10:16 pm

  10. Tammy

    Absolutely fantastic capture…the sparks are not easy to catch and you did it brilliantly! Love the look of concentration on the gentleman’s face!

    February 9, 2012 at 8:56 am

  11. My first thought was Jacki’s…..where are his goggles? After that first reaction, I can concentrate on the many wonderful aspects of this image……and for this part I can just ditto everything Bobbie has to say!!!!

    February 9, 2012 at 7:21 pm

  12. Great capture. Like the processing.

    February 13, 2012 at 7:52 am

  13. Mike

    You should try this as a single shot hdr….might look even better.

    February 15, 2012 at 5:52 pm

  14. Fabulous

    February 22, 2012 at 7:37 am

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