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No Train at the Station

Posted by
Stephen Phillips (San Francisco, United States) on 30 June 2009 in Transportation and Portfolio.

The old passenger rail station in Santa Rosa, California

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Mirko Herzner from Germany

I guess this station has seen busier times... A fine documentation of transportation history here...

30 Jun 2009 6:05am

Dulcie from Danville, United States

Nice to see your California shots. I'm enjoying your Portfolio. The Santa Rosa station is perfectly done in a monotone.

30 Jun 2009 6:35am

Daniel Herrera Erro from Barcelona, Spain

great, romantic and sad. 10+

30 Jun 2009 7:41am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Very sentimental mood :) I think those old unused ways spread a melancholic feeling.

30 Jun 2009 9:42am

Bethany from Michigan, United States

I can feel the sadness and history in this photo. I think black and white is a good mood for it. Perhaps melancholic is the best term, as Paco suggested. I enjoy seeing your photos- thanks for sharing!

30 Jun 2009 11:39am

dj.tigersprout from New York City, United States

excellent pov -- love that wide open sky!!

30 Jun 2009 2:43pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Great shot of this deserted station. Nice B&W.

30 Jun 2009 3:26pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

Exceptional capture and perfect in greyscale. Looks as if it could have been taken years ago.

30 Jun 2009 4:21pm

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Such an atmosphere of the forlorn... great and effective angle! Evocative and story-telling!

30 Jun 2009 4:46pm

Marcie from United States

Timeless. Love the b&w processing. Could be anytime..anywhere.

30 Jun 2009 6:39pm

jeff (aka dogilicious) from Millerstown, PA, United States

I think it has been some time since this station has seen a train. Looks great in b&w

30 Jun 2009 6:52pm

Dawn from Maryland, United States

Nice B&W shot!

30 Jun 2009 7:47pm

Chris from South Jersey, United States

very desolate - has a kind of Great Depression feel to it....

30 Jun 2009 8:04pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Looks like it's been a long while since those tracks were used.....Wonderful capture !!

30 Jun 2009 11:34pm

MontereyJohn from Salinas, California, United States

Poignant, very poignant.

1 Jul 2009 3:12am

grant from kansas city, United States

wonderful shot

1 Jul 2009 11:57pm