The purpose of this activity is to to help people develop their photo skills. A fotpic site has been created for this sole purpose. It is not a competition in the sense that there is no winner The address for viewing and adding comments is http://nationalpreservationphotographs.fotopic.net/ Rules: 1. Please do not abuse this fotopic site or I will ask a mod to ban you from here 2. If you wish to load pictures, please ask me for the details by PM. 3. I will change the password at intervals and will inform those who have asked for it what the new password is. 4. Deadline for loading is midnight Friday -given that most people fot at the weekend, this gives amply time to load. 5. Comments to be provided until the following Friday evening. 6. Please keep commentary constructive -I reserve the right to remove abusive comments 7.A mod will be contacted if abusive comments are left with the view to having their membership of NatPres suspended 8. No themes to photos at the moments apart from being railway connected -but this may change. So it is not limited to preserved railways but must be railway related. 9. Photos and comments will be left for a further three weeks and then removed. 10. Photos to have a commentary provided by photographer but the photographer must not identify themselves at this stage 11. Each week a new folder will be created in number order. 12 The first folder is week 5 (the accountant in me!!) week 6 has now been set up 13 Two photos only per member per week. 14 By posting a photo you are confirming that you took it or have the permission of the person who took it. 15 Please do not abuse the fotopic site by loading unsuitable photos. 16 Contributors are encouraged to describe why they took the shot and what equipment they used in the commentary box on fotopic 17 All comments to state the posters id - either their name or their national preservation member name 18. To add a comment, click the comment button at the bottom of the photo. You are not restricted to adding comments to photos already commented on! 19 Do not click on reply when adding comments - there is a bug in fotopic which means that if you click on reply on the comments screen your reply will be attributed to the original poster! If you need instructions on loading to fotopic please PM me. Please PM if you have any questions or concerns.