Simply a beauty ....
The express train steam locomotive 18 201 (ex DR 18 201 ex DR 02 0201-0) of the Dampf Plus (steam plus) stands at 24.08.2013 in the DB Steam Locomotive Work (DLW) in Meiningen. Here without tender.
It is, with a top speed of 182.5 km / h, the fastest operable steam locomotive in the world. In addition, it is unique, gave this locomotive and there is only one in the world.
The picture was taken at a public tour.
EXIF: Canon Canon EOS 1000D, Date 2013:08:24 12:02:48, Exposure time: 0.003 s (1/400) (1/400), Aperture: f/8.0, ISO200, Focal length: 36.00 (36/1)
A great capture of the mighty steamer, Armin.
Thank you very much, Hans.