A dangerous rock!
These three kids resting in front of their home were as surprised by the sudden arrival of two photographers running out of their car as they were deafened by the hornin... (more)
In the Andes, the rail is now safer than the road
When the Central Andino was operated by ENAFER, a state-run and state-owned company, there were many accidents and fatalities on... (more)
We are on the high plateau behind the Andes mountain range that you can see beyond the lakes. The landscapes - adorned with wild life - are beautiful as long ... (more)
Another version of the old poles line, the station in the distance and the dark grey sky.
The old poles line, the station in the distance, the dark grey sky ... and the bold cropping. Hope that it will please the screeners and everybody as well.
The special ecosystem of the Andes
... And the special weather !
This ex-LMX unit is now wearing the nickname "Big Boy" probably because it is the most powerful locomotive in Peru.
Bad weather on the Andes ... but a nice train to chase
The freight train bound for Cerro de Pasco enters the city of Junin. The obelisk-shaped monument represents a hand that holds a sword, with a mirador on top. It is called "Espada Husares de Junin"... (more)
Location: around Carhuamayo / Tambo del Sol, between Junin and Cerro de Pasco
Height: around 4150m / 13600 ft
The grey-blue color on top of the picture is not a threatening sky. It is a ... (more)