Steam - nanosphoto
NR-4 pausing in Willimantic, Conn.

Taking Pause

While waiting for passengers to detrain, Valley Railroad trainman Sam rests his lantern on the ground and takes a moment to himself. Once the passengers have moved off of the train, he will guide the locomotive through the switches at the south end of Essex yard.

Strobist Info: Three flashes - one Alien Bee B800 at 50% with a long throw reflector directly behind his legs, and pointed at the camera. Another Alien Bee B800 at 100% with a long throw reflector off the frame to the right pointing at the locomotive and a Westcott Strobelite at 100% with a snoot off the frame to the right, pointed at the crew member's legs and lantern. All triggered with Paul C. Buff CyberSync radio triggers