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There is something evocative about a working steam train; they do make for a great image in the right circumstances. This is an early morning departure on a frosty morning as the sun came up over the trees.

Processed using Niksoft's Silver Efex Pro 2 using a custom preset based around Kodak's ISO32 Panatomic X film emulsion "over exposed" by 1.5 stops during processing before using dodging & burning techniques to emphasise the steam effects.

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