187-Feet Below Sea LevelAmtrak's 16 car Transcontinental Steam Excursion approaches Ferrum, California as it makes its way from Yuma, Arizona, to Los Angeles, Californ... (more)
Assorted FL9s and a paint-shedding EP5 electric gathered at New Haven Motor Storage a few weeks into Penn Central's operation of the New Haven. FL9 5006 now wears its PC number but the scene is ot... (more)
It takes a team. After a successful southbound 'break-in' run to Greeley, CO the Union Pacific steam crew takes a moment for a group photograph. Along the way hundreds of folks watched as 844 stor... (more)
With the sun on the rise along the Saint John River Valley, GMTX 2233 leads an extra westbound 907, as they run along the Saint John River at Grand Bay-Westfield, New Brunswick. A steller lashup, ... (more)
While most Superliner Sleepers look nearly identical from the outside, there are six of a kind that are unique on the inside, and are only found on one train. Deluxe Sleeper "Palm Bay" i... (more)
The most important information about this whole ordeal, is the fact that the crew made it out with only a few minor injuries.
On April 15th westbound empty coal train 593 derailed at CP McVey in... (more)
Amtrak's train #13, the Coast Daylight, led by a pair of Southern Pacific SDP45s and consisting of just six cars, is seen at San Luis Obispo, California, in March 1973. The Daylight... (more)
After arriving on VIA Rail P0833106, VIA Rail P42-9DC #907, decked out in the Canada 150 scheme, is seen having been turned and set up for Friday morning's train P0823107. The train is seen at L... (more)
New Sigma 150-600mm C Lens Test. I bought a new Sigma lens last week, so I wanted to test it out a bit for shooting trains. CN 2028 leads westbound train 406, as they approach McCullys, eas... (more)
Which Way is Level?
Track on three different gradients is visible in this view looking across the center of Conway Yard. While a GP9 drifts down the westbound hump, a pair of SD38’... (more)
A passenger hurriedly takes to texting upon alighting this Pacific Surfliner, as the conductor prepares to highball.