1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Train Simulator 2020 Screenshots

Discussion in 'Community Submissions' started by Brutalist Ape, Feb 3, 2020.

Tags:
  1. Brutalist Ape

    Brutalist Ape Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2019
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    434
    Hey everyone! Well it's been 2020 for quite some time now, I think it's time for a 2020 Screenshots thread.

    20191005131132_1.jpg

    TrainSim-Dmitri perhaps if you agree we could get this stickied? Many thanks
     
    Last edited: Feb 3, 2020
    • Like Like x 8
  2. Mack Winston

    Mack Winston Member

    Joined:
    May 8, 2019
    Messages:
    65
    Likes Received:
    99
    By the way, do you know where the setting is to enable 4K screenshots? I've looked through game settings and didn't see anything (another thread mentions that there's a screenshot quality setting - well, there isn't in mine!)
     
  3. Random Railfan

    Random Railfan Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 16, 2019
    Messages:
    716
    Likes Received:
    971
    Screenshot_London Underground District Line_51.47866--0.19614_10-05-32.jpg Screenshot_New York to New Haven_40.77892--73.91733_19-08-22.jpg Screenshot_Portsmouth Direct Line - London Waterloo to Portsmouth_51.13234--0.64713_18-20-48.jpg
    Hopefully this screenshot thread will be as popular as the other one!
     
    • Like Like x 6
  4. Brutalist Ape

    Brutalist Ape Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2019
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    434
    Certainly hope so! lol TrainSim-Dmitri where are you? ;-)

    Here's some more:

    20200127182607_1.jpg
    20200117213415_1.jpg
    A class 56 makes a surprise choice of rescue engine for a failed HST at Newport Station, while down in Devon a green class 20 is accidentally routed onto a Riviera Line service :)
     
    • Like Like x 7
  5. markandrei24

    markandrei24 Member

    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2019
    Messages:
    104
    Likes Received:
    10
    Scenario: (PILIPINAS) [ICE 3 BR406] PNR Test Trials Part 1 (Custom)
    Duration: 95 min.
    Route: LGV Rhone - Alpes and Mediteranee Route Extension
    Rolling Stock: ICE 3 (Mannheim - Karlsruhe Version)
    Notes: Work In Progress as part of Rolling Stock Testing for my Freeware Route (Please see on the Content Developers Area)

    Screenshot_LGV Rhône-Alpes & Méditerranée - Lyon to Marseille_43.30480-5.38472_23-48-30.jpg

    ICE 3 is ready for Test Run in a dark, and stormy night. Departing at 23:48 in Marseille, bound to Lyon, without stopping.
     
    • Like Like x 3
  6. Brutalist Ape

    Brutalist Ape Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2019
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    434
    20200214204501_1.jpg 20200214205103_1.jpg 20200214210300_1.jpg
    Three screens inspired by the scenario kindly shared by Schnauzahpowahz and thanks to him for letting me know about this awesome scenario! :)
     
    Last edited: Feb 14, 2020
    • Like Like x 8
  7. Schnauzahpowahz

    Schnauzahpowahz Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2018
    Messages:
    580
    Likes Received:
    1,381
    Looks amazing ! Thought they were actual photos at first glance
    I like CCforE. Its an under utilized route imo
     
    • Like Like x 2
  8. Railfan722

    Railfan722 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 25, 2018
    Messages:
    454
    Likes Received:
    827
    Screenshot_[RFN] Interurban_42.66365--81.21228_12-00-16.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 6
  9. Mack Winston

    Mack Winston Member

    Joined:
    May 8, 2019
    Messages:
    65
    Likes Received:
    99
    Early morning, July 1990. 50035 Ark Royal thunders through the Oxfordshire countryside on the 0635 Network SouthEast Oxford to Paddington service, stopping at Didcot Parkway, Reading, and London Paddington.

    50035 was the first class 50 to be preserved, bought by The Fifty Fund, headed by Derek Spraklen (who today is bringing 50021 Rodney back to running condition).

    20200216110622_1.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 4
  10. Brutalist Ape

    Brutalist Ape Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2019
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    434
    20200111134050_1.jpg
    Exploring the York to Peterborough route with the Armstrong Powerhouse class 37. One of the best third-party add-ons, in my opinion. :)
     
    • Like Like x 3
  11. CanadianRailfan

    CanadianRailfan Member

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2020
    Messages:
    24
    Likes Received:
    42
    Screenshot_Chatham Main & Medway Valley Lines_51.47710--0.14472_06-33-25.jpg Screenshot_Chatham Main & Medway Valley Lines_51.48871--0.14824_06-31-53.jpg Screenshot_Chatham Main & Medway Valley Lines_51.46375--0.11767_06-35-25.jpg Screenshot_Chatham Main & Medway Valley Lines_51.45298--0.10192_06-36-34.jpg
    Chasing "Blue Peter" 60532 along the Chatham Main and Medway Valley Lines [yes I know screenshotting from the right might be a bit bland, if so tell me how i can improve!]
     
    • Like Like x 4
  12. Brutalist Ape

    Brutalist Ape Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2019
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    434
    These are pretty good. The third picture in your set is probably the strongest, because you've successfully managed to capture the light striking the front of the train.

    That'd be one of the things I usually try to do - usually the light is shining from either the left or the right side of the train, so I usually photograph whichever side has the sunlight, as that tends to make the pictures stand out more.

    I like the trackside angle in these photos, I think your second and third images do this quite well. I'd also say I tend to zoom in quite a lot in my photos, in general I try to make it so the train fills the whole of the frame as much as possible. I think an example of this from your set would be the first photo is too zoomed out, whereas your third picture is better because you used zoom. Probably if I was taking your first picture, I would have zoomed in more and also shifted the camera up and to the right slightly, as you've cut off the top of the battersea power station - I'd have probably tried to frame it so the train is in the bottom left of the frame, and there is a little bit of sky showing just above the chimeys of the power station.

    Just some tips/ideas, I hope it was useful! And as always, it's just my opinion. I'd say picture three is pretty much perfect as is, I don't think I would've changed anything.
     
    • Helpful Helpful x 2
  13. CanadianRailfan

    CanadianRailfan Member

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2020
    Messages:
    24
    Likes Received:
    42
    Got it, thanks for the tip(s)!
     
  14. NEC Railfan

    NEC Railfan Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2020
    Messages:
    284
    Likes Received:
    222
    Union Pacific 844 strolls down the peninsula corridor (I got 14 fps because I was using my built-in GPU by accident). 20191225230911_1.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 3
  15. Dandmore

    Dandmore New Member

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2020
    Messages:
    9
    Likes Received:
    12
    Freight Service on a viaduct close to Regensburg and another train on the same line (Nuremberg-Regensburg bahn) 20200121172849_1.jpg Screenshot.PNG
     
    • Like Like x 4
  16. Blacknred81

    Blacknred81 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2019
    Messages:
    289
    Likes Received:
    721
    Screenshot_Donner Pass Southern Pacific_39.51212--119.95171_16-37-57.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 6
  17. NEC Railfan

    NEC Railfan Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2020
    Messages:
    284
    Likes Received:
    222
    CSX SD40-2 on the NYNH route. 20200220103633_1.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 2
  18. Dandmore

    Dandmore New Member

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2020
    Messages:
    9
    Likes Received:
    12
    Oh, and another picture i took today also on the same railway 20200222110412_1.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 2
  19. IronBladder

    IronBladder Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2017
    Messages:
    166
    Likes Received:
    350
    I always use the Pause/Break key to freeze the game and then use the world camera to move around until I get exactly the composition I want.
     
    • Helpful Helpful x 2
  20. Brutalist Ape

    Brutalist Ape Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2019
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    434
    20200222190219_1.jpg
    Smoke drifts across from A4 class pacific Bittern, on a rainy, stormy day on the Great Eastern Main Line.
     
    • Like Like x 3
  21. soccerman4000

    soccerman4000 New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 3, 2020
    Messages:
    6
    Likes Received:
    7
    Taking a stroll on the Livonia Subdivision line. Livonia Subdivision.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 5
  22. NEC Railfan

    NEC Railfan Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2020
    Messages:
    284
    Likes Received:
    222
    The Acela is hungry! 20200225204135_1.jpg :D
     
    • Like Like x 2
  23. CanadianRailfan

    CanadianRailfan Member

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2020
    Messages:
    24
    Likes Received:
    42
    Screenshot_North Jersey Coast Line_40.67920--74.20701_12-31-29.jpg
    The 'Sequel' to my TS2020 Week 6 Screenshot Contest Entry
     
    • Like Like x 2
  24. Blacknred81

    Blacknred81 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2019
    Messages:
    289
    Likes Received:
    721
    Some screenshots from the Monroe Subdivision
    20200223230731_1.jpg
    20200224222813_1.jpg
    20200225232208_1.jpg
    20200223233502_1.jpg
    20200224232620_1.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 8
  25. Brutalist Ape

    Brutalist Ape Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2019
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    434
    Very nice! I think this would be a strong contender for any "bridge" themed screenshot competition
     
    • Like Like x 2
  26. NEC Railfan

    NEC Railfan Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2020
    Messages:
    284
    Likes Received:
    222
    An Acela glides over the Raritan River Bridge on it's first test run. Yes, this is inaccurate (Acelas on the NJCL)... But I'm writing a little document on a fictional future for the Acela as the Avelia Liberty takeover date gets closer.
    20200225230441_1.jpg
     
    Last edited: Feb 27, 2020
    • Like Like x 3
  27. zytrex123

    zytrex123 Member

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2020
    Messages:
    10
    Likes Received:
    28
    Did one of those Train Sim race scenario's and took a screenshot. Race.PNG
     

    Attached Files:

    • Like Like x 3
  28. Brutalist Ape

    Brutalist Ape Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2019
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    434
    Wow, this looks great! What race scenarios? I never heard of that?
     
  29. NEC Railfan

    NEC Railfan Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2020
    Messages:
    284
    Likes Received:
    222
    There are scenarios where you race against an AI train that is set to max speed.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  30. NEC Railfan

    NEC Railfan Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2020
    Messages:
    284
    Likes Received:
    222
    I'm currently revamping the old Northeast Corridor, so this is my version of the Portal Bridge in Kearny, NJ, just after Secaucus Junction on the NEC.
    20200228161739_1.jpg
    A Northeast Corridor Line train finishes crossing the bridge.

    20200228161759_1.jpg

    An overhead view of the bridge.
     
  31. Brutalist Ape

    Brutalist Ape Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2019
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    434
    Really! How did I not know about this? Are these found in the workshop?
     
  32. Buynot

    Buynot Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 5, 2018
    Messages:
    459
    Likes Received:
    989
    Screenshot_Bessemer & Lake Erie_40.72948--79.85391_12-02-17.jpg
    Screenshot_Bessemer & Lake Erie_40.72956--79.85369_12-03-34.jpg
    A C&O Allegheny thunders through the New River Gorge (it's really just a part of the B&LE route) with a heavy coal train in the summer of 1947. On the rear end, a Kanawha acts as a helper engine.
     
    • Like Like x 4
  33. NEC Railfan

    NEC Railfan Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2020
    Messages:
    284
    Likes Received:
    222
    • Like Like x 1
  34. zytrex123

    zytrex123 Member

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2020
    Messages:
    10
    Likes Received:
    28
    Don't have anything to say with this image. Hall.PNG
     
    • Like Like x 3
  35. Blacknred81

    Blacknred81 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2019
    Messages:
    289
    Likes Received:
    721
    Some potential future screenshot contest entry's.
    20200227000410_1.jpg Screenshot_Feather River Canyon_40.02643--120.96275_16-18-20.jpg Screenshot_Horseshoe Curve_40.38473--78.71990_09-07-52.jpg Screenshot_Hidaka Main Line_42.56537-141.93666_08-55-37.jpg
    And experimented a Hollister local mixing a UP GP40-2,GP38-2, and the boxcars from Peace River with a GWS boxcar Screenshot_Peninsula Corridor - San Francisco to Gilroy_36.94710--121.50941_13-43-58.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 4
  36. Brutalist Ape

    Brutalist Ape Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2019
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    434
    Wow, picture three is particularly beautiful. Very nice!
     
    • Like Like x 1
  37. zytrex123

    zytrex123 Member

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2020
    Messages:
    10
    Likes Received:
    28
    '' A normal day on the Riviera line.. '' GWR...PNG
     
    • Like Like x 4
  38. LeedsCityLink

    LeedsCityLink New Member

    Joined:
    May 5, 2019
    Messages:
    8
    Likes Received:
    12
    This is from a scenario I'm working on, set on the Bath - Templecombe line in 1995 (if it was still open obviously). This image shows Class 31 No. 31106 moving from the TMD to the adjacent siding to collect some scrap coaches, whilst an unidentified Class 33 ticks over nearby.
    C31-SDJR-001.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 4
  39. Brutalist Ape

    Brutalist Ape Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2019
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    434
    Wow, how did he get up there?! lol
     
  40. zytrex123

    zytrex123 Member

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2020
    Messages:
    10
    Likes Received:
    28
    Spiderman worked on the Riviera line.
     
    • Like Like x 2
  41. zytrex123

    zytrex123 Member

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2020
    Messages:
    10
    Likes Received:
    28
    '' Amtrak P42DC 204 is seen hauling a failed HHP-8 along the Northeast Corridor P42DC...PNG '' P42DC.PNG
     
    • Like Like x 2
  42. Schnauzahpowahz

    Schnauzahpowahz Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2018
    Messages:
    580
    Likes Received:
    1,381
    This old chestnut... Alco Rs-11

    20200302120655_1.jpg

    20200302114404_1.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 4
  43. Brutalist Ape

    Brutalist Ape Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2019
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    434
    20200302204927_1.jpg
    Stanier black five 44871 sets out from Carlisle onto the West Coast Main Line North, spring 1987.

    20200302211919_1.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 3
  44. Blacknred81

    Blacknred81 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2019
    Messages:
    289
    Likes Received:
    721
    Finally was able to get access to 3D Trains' Tehachapi Pass route.
    [​IMG][​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]

    Loop comparison with a photo I took back in September.
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
    • Like Like x 5
  45. Random Railfan

    Random Railfan Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 16, 2019
    Messages:
    716
    Likes Received:
    971
    Screenshot_New York Division - Bergen Line_41.01333--74.12342_18-19-12.jpg Screenshot (329).png
    This recreation would've been so much better if we had the PL42AC in TS20 lol
    And yes that is my photo
     
    • Like Like x 5
  46. Random Railfan

    Random Railfan Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 16, 2019
    Messages:
    716
    Likes Received:
    971
    Some more shots of the amazing Bergen Line Screenshot_New York Division - Bergen Line_40.79667--74.08574_17-51-24.jpg Screenshot_New York Division - Bergen Line_40.77994--74.08312_17-48-58.jpg Screenshot_New York Division - Bergen Line_40.77629--74.08728_17-48-27.jpg Screenshot_New York Division - Bergen Line_40.97130--74.12576_18-09-13.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 4
  47. CanadianRailfan

    CanadianRailfan Member

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2020
    Messages:
    24
    Likes Received:
    42
    Screenshot_Feather River Canyon_39.67585--121.51918_12-05-43.jpg
    a Sneak Peek of a possible screenshot entry for a future contest! :D
     
    • Like Like x 2
  48. Brutalist Ape

    Brutalist Ape Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2019
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    434
    Wow, very impressive. This route looks amazing!
     
    • Like Like x 1
  49. Blacknred81

    Blacknred81 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2019
    Messages:
    289
    Likes Received:
    721
    For what it is its a very good route, though there are still alot of places that are missing their scenery or bridges, hopefully one day the route will see its full completion.
    Screenshot_Tehachapi Pass_35.21922--118.55754_16-28-42.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 1
  50. LeedsCityLink

    LeedsCityLink New Member

    Joined:
    May 5, 2019
    Messages:
    8
    Likes Received:
    12
    C105-SDJR-001.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 1

Share This Page