Gobi desert at sunset.
The 2016 Canadian Pacific Holiday Train at Plattsburgh, NY. The historic D&H Plattsburgh station can be seen rising over the train in the background.
"The Glow of Whippany"
The bright floodlights from the staging area at the Whippany Railway Museum create a nice white glow from behind the train as the twilight sky gi... (more)
Quad Goodwin/ALCo branchliners 48149, 48124, 48116 and 48132 rumble up grade on approach to Harden with a pre-dawn empty grain shuttle bound for nearby Cunningar. 48149's headlight is illuminating... (more)
Silent Night - Valley Railroad Mikado No. 40 shoves south, away from the camera, on a dark and cold November night in Chester, Connecticut as part of her plume reflects some of the surrounding mar... (more)
As twilight begins to set-in along the Arizona Divide, a heavy Kansas City, KS to Barstow, CA manifest train grinds up the steep grade near Flagstaff. With fresh snow on the ground, four GE locomo... (more)
Even though the day is just about over, the trains just keep on coming. A westbound covered hopper train races north (railroad west) through the small town of Rock River, Wyoming along Union Pacif... (more)
"Holding for the Signal"
The last rays of light give way to a cold night sky as a veteran FL9 rumbles away on the west end of the "Polar Express." The train i... (more)
A little fog makes for a more dramatic shot of a set of old Missabe searchlight signals still functioning at Sparta, MN. CN is replacing these old veterans of the railroad industry with new "... (more)
ALCo 1512 at the new Aveiro harbour branch line under construction.
Early dawn over the UP's North Yard during that magical 5 minutes when the blue hour turns pink, just before the sun peeks above the horizon.
As summer wanes the nights finally begin to get dark and the brilliance of the northern sky can be seen. Knowing that Aurora were forecast on this Friday night I pa... (more)
Waiting for the green. A Cincinnati streetcar is joined by two autos as it awaits the green light to proceed on its journey at 5th & Walnut.
City of New Orleans departs Chicago Union Station.
Train will pull across Canal Street Lift Bridge and then shove back to access St. Charles Air Line in foreground.