The Looking at Cars series: looking back through the nine years of the FATman Photos archives (and some new images too), I’m posting pictures of cars in various contexts and styles.  These Looking at Cars posts are here: 1 (with context); 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 .  Each post will open in a separate window.

Click onto the image to open a larger version in a separate window – recommended.

Technique: X-T2 with 55-200 Fujinon lens at 300mm (equiv); 800 ISO; Lightroom, using the Velvia/Vivid film preset; Silver Efex Pro 2, starting at the Film Noir 1 preset, and using a light selenium tone; beside Temple Meads railway station, central Bristol; 19 July 2018.


About Adrian Lewis
Photographer - using mono, colour and combinations of the two - many types of subject, including Minimalism, landscapes, abstracts, soft colour, people, movement, nature - I like to be adventurous, trying new ideas, working in multiple genres. And I've a weakness for Full English Breakfasts and Duvel golden ale, though not necessarily together.


  1. Adrian Lewis says:

    Thank you – yes, that’s the thing here, and so to mono. 🙂


  2. Really loving the rich mono-tones in this one, Adrian.
    The contrast sitting nicely between crunchy and smooth.
    Just perfect.


  3. Meanderer says:

    So satisfyingly sharp, clean, and crisp. Superb detail, my friend 🙂


    • Adrian Lewis says:

      Thank you, M. Stay safe! 🙂

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      • Meanderer says:

        You too, Adrian. I read that Bristol had incidences of one of the mutant strains. I think Wales is about to fall into one of its holes it digs for itself now and again: they intend opening schools to the younger kids on the 22nd Feb but they are behind England and Scotland with the vaccinations. I hope they don’t get this wrong 😦


        • Adrian Lewis says:

          Yes, as in many areas Bristol’s cases are dropping but there are 11 cases here (and more undetected I’m sure) of one of the more transmissable mutant strains; we are very much keeping our heads down. I had the jab last Sat and so am 6 days into the 21 or so needed for the vaccine to take full effect.

          I know very, very much what you mean when you say “I hope they don’t get this wrong.”. Of course there are those here clamouring for loosening of the rules but I am fervently HOPING that Boris will not let everything go to pot again. Some are asking whether the “govt” can be prosecuted for the mismanagement that has led to some many Ks of deaths, and I cannot see any reason why this should not be so.

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