RailPictures.Net Photo: BNSF 5223 BNSF Railway GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW) at Arrowhead Junction, California by David Honan
 
  Login Sign Up 

View All Photos of the WeekView All People's Choice Photos

Photo Location Map Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo


BNSF Railway (more..)
GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW) (more..)
BNSF Needles Sub (more..)
Arrowhead Junction, California, USA (more..)
February 25, 2012
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
BNSF 5223 (more..)
S-LBACLO1-24K (more..)
David Honan (more..)
Contact Photographer Photographer Profile 
Remarks & Notes 
Red at night, railfans' delight. An incredible sunset provided a spectacular end to an incredible day spent by a group of Northwesterners on BNSF's Needles Sub on February 25th. This was my first visit to the Transcon, and I had certainly never before photographed over 30 trains in a day (I'm much more of a quality vs. quantity photographer), so I was thoroughly blown away by the amount of traffic BNSF runs across the desert. With the sun having ducked below the horizon and lighting the clouds from below, an eastbound stack train glides down Goffs Hill towards Needles, less than a half-hour away from being able to tie up and head for dinner -- just like this group of railfans was about to do.
Community Response Photo Comments (6) 
Views: 10,914     Favorited: 79
Since added on March 19, 2012

+ Add to Favorites

+ Nominate for People's Choice

+ Subscribe

+ Add to Photo Album

+ Post a Photo Comment
* Views on this page updated in real-time.

 User Photo Albums Containing this Photo (12)+ Add to Album
Anticipation

Album created by member John Doughty
Album Views: 5,589
Sunrise and Sunset

Album created by member ollie
Album Views: 14,024
Dusk and Dawn.
Railway Glint Shots!

Album created by member Federico Santagati
Album Views: 19,589
Everything about Railways with the Golden Reflection of the First and Last moments of Light. Check the Flickr Group for more! www.flickr.com/groups/railway_glint_shots
Lights In The Night! Railroads From Another Perspective!

Album created by member Dana M.
Album Views: 197,151
An ongoing and growing collection of photos that IMHO reveal the awesome, but seldom seen beauty of the railroad world because most of us don't get out after sundown. From dusk to dawn, lights are on! (And I continue to find new "Lights In The Night"!)
Artistic

Album created by member ollie
Album Views: 38,458
Artistic scenes of trains
Lights

Album created by member ollie
Album Views: 50,258
Spezielle pics

Album created by member mibaone
Album Views: 5,472
Besondere Sichtweisen
PINK

Album created by member Jean-Marc Frybourg
Album Views: 18,798
North American Trains

Album created by member Pete Boor
Album Views: 107,447
Works of Art

Album created by member John Doughty
Album Views: 145,165
Photographs that are "works of art".
Sunrise and sunset

Album created by member Valcinet
Album Views: 12,765
From Dusk to Dawn

Album created by member Renaud Chodkowski
Album Views: 111,514
Night, sunset, sunrise are the magic moments of the day and a real challenge to take in picture. Get ready for a collection of amazing pictures!
Add to Photo Album or Get Your Own Photo Album


EXIF Data for this photo: [What's this?]

This image contains EXIF headers - Click Here to show the data.



Photo Copyright 2012 David Honan. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2017. All Rights Reserved.