The nimble and nifty Nikon D40

Challenge #4 in the Nouns and Verbs series. Hosted by Bob Yanal.
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The 6-megapixel Nikon D40, sometimes maligned on Dpreview forums but reviewed quite well elsewhere, is a very popular DSLR. On Flickr alone, the D40 is, among all Nikons, the second most popular camera: Flickr counts 30 million items (only the D80 bests it at 43 million). And still lists it. Submit your best D40 shot. No restrictions on subject matter (or lens). But: EXIF must accompany your photo, else I'll disqualify it.
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This freight train carries about 3000 tonnes of iron ore - somehow they still glide through the landscape almost without a sound...
Submitted: Saturday, 8th August, 2009 22:20 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 21st September, 2008
Focal length: 22 mm
Shutter speed: 20 sec
Aperture: F14
ISO: 200
Notes: I used a tripod for this one. Virtually no post processing; only b&w conversion in Lightroom.
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