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So, as a railfan and photographer we all have those places we have to see and shoot once in our lives. Those "bucket list" spots that are Meccas for those of ... (more)
The distant headlight of a Union Pacific Auto Rack departs out of Phoenix with some late season October storms forming around the valley. Luckily at the horizon the sun came out in the last minute... (more)
NS 17M lights up the inside of the short Pembroke Tunnel in torrential rains as they make their way west up the Christiansburg District
The silence is broken by NS 820 making a run at the hill on a cold, foggy and eventually snowy night at Herndon.
A westbound helper set approaches the PRR era PT261 signal bridge just after midnight.
Looking north on the EBT out of Orbisonia, PA.
Trains last ran here in the Fall of 2011 and the occasional speeder passes thru.
Using the light from a truck transfer station just around the bend... (more)
The headlight of the Union Pacific's fire fighting train cuts the smoke-filled air in the Sacramento River Valley as the Delta Fire rages in the background.
An SD40E leads NS 822 as they snake through Goodwins Ferry along the New river in the dead of night.
A work window in Longmont had created a nice backup of trains along BNSF's Front Range Subdivision. As dusk approaches, the third of four northbounds gets underway after getting a new track warran... (more)
Eastbound on the Raton Subdivision through Raton Tunnel, cresting the highest point on the Santa Fe system and beginning the descent toward Trinidad.
A late afternoon hike up the Aubrey Cliffs reveals an eastbound z train stretched across the wide open spaces of Audley.
Sun rays break through the building storms as BNSF 6764 east leads the ZSBDALT9-06 on the Seligman subdivision at East Canyon Diablo, AZ.
A westbound empty grain train rolls across the Norfolk & Western mainline through far southern West Virginia under the cover of darkness. Heavy rains and humid nights have created for a foggy jour... (more)
Just minutes before the sun fell below the horizon, a BNSF stack glows in the ever so orange sunmer sunset light. To the right is the small ranch with an old shed and an older style truck.