I think it is a bit sad to see a railway station clock out of order.
This lonely electric train is in Porto Ceresio, on the Italian side of Lago di Lugano. Railway line from Varese to Porto Ceresio was opened in 1894 and closed in the end of 2009.
(Title Out of Time, album of R.E.M, 1991.)
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claudeD (41880) 2016-02-24 11:07
asa railway fan I like your contribution to TE here very much. Very fine colors, perfect sharpness and clarity for this excellent picture.Ita a pity that this line was claosed in 2009.TFS.
With regards from Luxembourg
Gigidusud (21247) 2016-02-24 13:31
A title that well illustrates this abandoned train station. Well presented the train stopped in the curve of the rails.
danos (103212) 2016-02-24 22:51
nice the view of the train in the station,that is closed and remain a ghost of its past.I don't know if the train is moved or it is stay there for some reasons.
emka (107795) 2016-02-24 23:55
Hello Kari, So this train is running no more? It is always so sad to see the abandoned trail stations. Nice composition.
WArm regrad s MAlgo
dkmurphys (65172) 2016-02-25 0:03
Attractive train scene, always a good subject. It looks being out of order, we have also a lot of railway stations closed nowadays...
jhm (160941) 2016-02-25 5:26
You choose a very nice angle beside the train, you create depth and perspective
Fantastic panorama view about the area.
Composition and presentation are very well photographed.
Very well done, TfS.
alvaraalto (20610) 2016-02-25 12:00
Looking at this lovely picture I should say: Line closed at 2008-07-19. The machinist stopped the train here an hour ago and everybody left. Deserted forever. Eternalised by Ktanska.
annjackman (21903) 2016-02-28 9:32
The station looks rather sad with all the grass and weeds growing up through the concrete and railway lines. A great shot with strong curves and colour.
Kind Regards, Ann
Periko (6390) 2016-02-29 22:08
Sad situation but beautiful scene and aesthetic composition. The train is a cute subject and the display of colors is nice.
- Copyright: Kari Tanskanen (ktanska) (29469)
- Genre: Lugares
- Medium: Cor
- Date Taken: 2008-07-19
- Categories: Transportes
- Camera: Canon EOS 350D, Canon EF 24-105mm f/4 L IS USM
- Exposição: f/5.6
- Map: view
- Versão da Foto: Versão Original
- Relato de Viagem: Summer holiday, July 2008
- Tema(s): Photos with a title of an Album [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2016-02-24 10:31