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Scenery - Making it Realistic - version 5, June 2013


I've presented this clinic several times including the 2011 and 2015 NMRA National Conventions. It presents hints and tips I consider basic to making realistic scenery and ends with some case studies of locations on my Bear Creek & South Jackson layout.

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Model Railroad Photography - Problems, Solutions, and Hints - version 6c, June 2013


I've presented this clinic several times including the 2011 and 2015 NMRA National Conventions. In it I present some common issues that cause sub-optimal photography, define different types of photography, and several creative ways to bring photos alive.

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