A sulfuric acid tank train in the remote confines of the Andean Mountains...
Into the hole
Black & White better suits to a black engine against a landscape of rocks lit by an early tropical sun. Note the flat car carrying copper plates and the outdated riveted tank cars.
Ageing EMD Exports products working upgrade full throttle in the stunningly beautiful Andes.
Lost in a desert mountain of stone and dust
With this picture, I would like to wish a Merry Christmas to all !!! Particularly to the RPN team, and to Markus Fischer my friend and team ... (more)
Descending from the Potrerillos Mine, this train carries empty sulfuric tank cars bound for refill for the acid-thirsty copper plant.
Mountain climbing on a 4%+ grade. This is the spectacular - and most inaccessible ! - section between Montandón and Potrerillos. The tank cars bring sulfuric acid to the Potrerillos copper complex... (more)
Moonlit pan shot in the Andes
A friendly Ferronor engineer points out to a beautiful Moon.
Picture lit by the Moon and stars and the Andes' notoriously clear sky.
Shot ... (more)