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Review of Norfolk Southern Heritage Vol 1 Family Portrait DVD

 5 of 5 (1)
Prepare yourself for a black and white story told in vintage color! This is the perfect, comprehensive introduction of the entire NS Heritage Fleet. Covering the events of the NS Family Portrait held at the North Carolina Transportation Museum in 2012, we introduce each heritage unit including its history, and maps of current trackage.

This is a story of power and pride – the power being the 20 NS Heritage Locomotives and the pride being the men and women of railroading they represent. To celebrate the company's 30th anniversary, Norfolk Southern, in cooperation with the North Carolina Transportation Museum, gathered all 20 heritage locomotives for their Family Portrait. Held on July 3rd and 4th, 2012 this event celebrated a country's birthday and a company's anniversary that helped build it. Never before has the railfan community witnessed such a spectacular display of corporate pride.

RailTrek Media was on hand on July 3rd to capture the events in Spencer from the pre

Overall rating for this DVD? 5 Star Excellent
4 Star Very Good
3 Star Good
2 Star Fair
1 Star Poor

The rest is optional but appreciated.

In your opinion, how was the narration level? There was no narration.
Just enough.
Could have used more.
A little too much.
Way too much.
Narration can be turned off.

Aside from the content of the DVD, how would you rate the image quality (sharpness, camera steadiness, etc)? Poor.
A little rough around the edges.

How would you rate the VALUE of this video? Overpriced for the amount of enjoyment I got out of it.
Seemed a little high, but not too bad.
Good value.
Excellent value!

Last question. Would you recommend this DVD to others? Definitely not!
Not unless they REALLY were interested in the subject matter.
A "Must Have"!

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