It was a wet and unsettled thanksgiving in Florida with about 4-5 inches of rain falling inside of 24 hours. Here FEC 210 blasts through the thundery downpour.
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.
A very special memory. Upon the completion of the 75th Anniversary running of the CSX/Clinchfield Santa Train, the equipment returned immediately to Jacksonville, Florida. But a very special stop ... (more)
Anatomy of a night photo session: Control the train, control the crowd, control the lighting, control the scene...but ya can't control the weather! Clear plastic bags had to be used to protect the... (more)
Starry, starry night? Actually, quite the opposite. That's rain that's falling on Clinchfield 800 as it heads south from Kingsport, Tenn., after pulling the 75th running of the CSX (Clinchf... (more)
Santa Fe FP45 #92 leads an eastbound past Joliet Union Station and tower JD crossing the Former Rock Island now Metra Line.
In the midst of a steady fall rain storm, the race is on as a local motorist accelerates to get out of the way of Conrail Shared Assets local YPMO-R1 returning to Morrisville Yard after working th... (more)
Running with a rebuilt GP38-3, the Buffalo Riverworks District switcher is in the process of working the General Mills Plant. Though the weather is dreary and wet, work must continue for the next... (more)
On a rainy day in Boone, railroad staffs watch JS 8419 passing the railroad crossing near Boone Station.
A chill is in the air as rain pours down on the east slope of Raitt Mountain. The whine of prime movers and the squeal of traction controlled drivers on wet rail could be heard as this coal load t... (more)
NYSW train UT-1 makes its way slowly up Schuyler St in Utica, NY
Four GE motors race into the setting sun as they haul a Chicago, IL to San Bernardino, CA intermodal train. To the east of the train, there is a large monsoon storm forming, which is resulting in ... (more)
As the rain falls, the sun is barely shining on an old EMD GP38-2, waiting for its next assignment. CN 4702 was originally CN 5502.
"611 At Gretna"
N&W 611 leads NS train 954 in the rain through the town of Gretna, Va on it's way south to Greensboro, North Carolina.
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N&W 611 leads NS train 954 through a driving rain across Goodview trestle along the ex Virginian railway en route to Greensboro, North Carolina. April 23, 2017. M... (more)