Login Sign Up 

 
Something New, Something Different
A collection of the most unique shots on RailPictures.Net.
Photo Album By: Peter Lewis
 
Link to this album:
http://www.railpictures.net/album/255/
 

This photo album contains 17 photos, sorted by
displaying .

1 2

  Previous Page New Search Next Page

Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 398455

Got lucky Finding a prop, A train parked on a load out on the old MStL just off the Spineline. Shot at F 45 the sun was so bright you can see it in the lens bending around the aperture blades, Som... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Chapin, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: UP 7124
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 20, 2012


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Scott Marsh

Added: May 21, 2012

Photo of the Week
People's Choice 1

Views: 15,219
Comments: 19

Favorited: 135

Photo Location Map
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 396487

Norfolk Southern Railway Company 8114 leads its first revenue train towards Andover, seen here squeezing thru the small railroad bore within the naturally-made Natural Tunnel. The creek created m... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Glenita, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: NS 8114
Train ID: NS 387
Photo Date: April 29, 2012


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Norfolk Southern Corp

Added: Apr 29, 2012

Views: 16,623
Comments: 9

Favorited: 131
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 389731

Unconventional Pan: NS 2775, with NS 212 in tow, flies down Main 1 heading north on the NS Greenville District and under a single-lane road bridge. Pan at 1/20 and 17mm. Check out a differe... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD70M-2
Location: Seneca, South Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: NS 2775
Train ID: NS 212
Photo Date: February 08, 2012


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Peter Lewis

Added: Feb 16, 2012

Views: 6,364
Comments: 5

Favorited: 32

Photo Location Map
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 389211

No, this is not Photoshop trickery. This is some creative light painting. With camera in Bulb I opened every car body door and painted the guts of the engine with a flash light. A technique I disc... (more)

Railroad: Aberdeen, Carolina & Western
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Candor, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: ACWR 6909
Train ID: N/A
Photo Date: February 11, 2012


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Anthony Dickson

Added: Feb 11, 2012

People's Choice 2

Views: 25,247
Comments: 24

Favorited: 164
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 382504

The bartender reaches into the cooler for a cold one at the "400" Club in Altoona, Wisconsin which was named after the famous Chicago and Northwestern passenger train that used to pass right by th... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Altoona, Wisconsin, USA
Locomotive #: UP 1353
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 13, 2011


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Travis Dewitz

Added: Nov 29, 2011

People's Choice 1

Views: 16,690
Comments: 39

Favorited: 91

Photo Location Map


Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 377189

Pan Francisco.

Railroad: CalTrain
Locomotive: EMD F40PH-2
Location: San Francisco, California, USA
Locomotive #: JPBX 903
Train ID: Caltrain 196
Photo Date: October 06, 2011


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Mike Johannessen

Added: Oct 07, 2011

People's Choice 3

Views: 10,049
Comments: 11

Favorited: 67
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 372962

The chase is on! While trying to get ahead of the train for another shot, I sneaked in a few frames, reflected through the side mirror.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Sandcut, California, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 5446
Train ID: M STOBAR
Photo Date: August 14, 2011


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Joe Gartman

Added: Aug 24, 2011

Views: 3,017
Comments: 8

Favorited: 23
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 366903

Railfanning in style.. Chasing a westbound mixed freight in a BO-105 helicopter.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD70M-2
Location: Narrows, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 24, 2011


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Chase Gunnoe

Added: Jun 24, 2011

Views: 3,139
Comments: 1

Favorited: 9
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 324678

Clear as mud - one of a handful of surviving unpatched or unrepainted Southern Pacific locomotives rests next to a mud puddle in the Hoffman Avenue yard in St. Paul.

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: SP 107
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 18, 2010


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: John Ryan

Added: May 18, 2010

People's Choice 1

Views: 12,672
Comments: 15

Favorited: 111

Photo Location Map
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 315924

For the past 20 or 30 minutes, the exhaust fans have been howling and red/white checkered door has been closed. A strobe over the door starts flashing and it's show time. The door slowly opens a... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Berne, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: n/a
Train ID: AMTK 8
Photo Date: January 23, 2009


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Steve Carter

Added: Mar 02, 2010

People's Choice 3

Views: 12,397
Comments: 15

Favorited: 66

Photo Location Map


Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 312762

Bored of the standard shot? Me too!

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 8556
Train ID: CP 402
Photo Date: February 01, 2009


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Feb 02, 2010

People's Choice 3

Views: 10,226
Comments: 11

Favorited: 62
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 312130

A school bus pulls up to the crossing just as NS local P07 activates the lights and bells.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE B32-8 (Dash 8-32B)
Location: Carrboro, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: NS 3534
Train ID: NS P07
Photo Date: January 26, 2010


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Nick DAmato (Diamond D)

Added: Jan 28, 2010

People's Choice 1

Views: 9,513
Comments: 15

Favorited: 43
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 311353

This photo is dedicated to the memory of Roger Rassche, fellow railfan, photographer and modeler, who passed the next day after this image was taken. You're in a better place now Roger, but a l... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Nelson, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 17, 2010


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Cinderpath

Added: Jan 20, 2010

Screener's Choice
Photo of the Week
People's Choice 1

Views: 27,498
Comments: 24

Favorited: 223
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 302868

The darkness temporarily succumbs to light, as a locomotive's headlight paints the right-of-way and adjacent hills, while the ETD brings up the rear with its signature flashing red light. The sce... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Bealville, California, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 4743
Train ID: Z-RICWSP
Photo Date: April 11, 2009


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Darren Megowan

Added: Nov 04, 2009

Screener's Choice
People's Choice 3

Views: 15,569
Comments: 16

Favorited: 90
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 289692

Steam locomotives 3526, 3642 and 3830 race the NSW Rail Transport Museum "Illawarra Highlander" special out of Otford Tunnel, and into the daylight near Stanwell Park. The special train was en rou... (more)

Railroad: NSW Rail Transport Museam
Locomotive: Ex-NSWGR C35 Class
Location: Stanwell Park, Australia
Locomotive #: 3526
Train ID: CS63
Photo Date: July 04, 2009


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Chris Walters

Added: Jul 06, 2009

People's Choice 4

Views: 8,106
Comments: 6

Favorited: 35

Photo Location Map
1 2

  Previous Page New Search Next Page




Copyright © 2002-2017.