The caretaker at Raton, NM opens the waiting area, and looks after the station. I noticed him picking up some litter on the platform after the Southwest Chief departed and asked to take his photo.... (more)
Rhinecliff waiting area and ticket counter.
The Utica station, even when not decorated with Christmas cheer, is an amazingly beautiful gem.
Twins rest after completing their run from the north.
This AVR train passes between shots as the movie "Last Flag Flying" was being filmed at the Pittsburgh Amtrak station.
I had just finished working on the set of the movie "Last Flag Flying" and was heading home. I went up to the head end to snap a photo of my train in the fog under this old train shed.
A northbound Northeast Regional rushes over the Susquehanna River at sunset on a beautiful fall evening.
A southbound Northeast Regional rushes over the Susquehanna River at sunset on a beautiful fall evening.
The ticket counter of Portland Union Station.
Amtrak Cascades rolls along the Puget Sound at Steilacoom, but not for long. The inland Point Defiance bypass will move all Amtrak operations off this extremely scenic stretch of railroad.
MARC power stands ready for their return trips north.
The lone ranger red nosed Geep along with a rather rare HHP share a platform.
Newer MARC power sandwiches a veteran.
A heavy summer rain shower pelts everything in sight, including this Acela Express arriving BWI. Shooting extreme weather events are mostly about being at the right place at the right time.
The work train crew prepares to get ready for a move, and blueish white EMD smoke plumes from the stacks as this oddball of a locomotive revs up.