This empty rail train has been sitting in SLO all day. Now that the sun has set it should finally get a chance at getting a crew and moving out. Nikon D70, 28-70mm
The secret is out, the Heber Valley is the place to be for winter steam photography! It's warmed up and the beaver pond has melted enough to reveal a great reflection!
Action pan reflection.
A Union Pacific officers special heads south through the salt marshes at Alviso on its way to San Jose. I could not have asked for better lighting for this shot. I got sun about 15 minutes before... (more)
A lean Q600 just met two southbounds at West Point and now illuminates the bridge over a very calm Chattahoochee River.
Passing underneath The Big Dipper, 324 comes down Vermonts' Winooski River Valley behind a pair of GP 38s at 23:50.
844 & 3985 are passing the Bonneville Salt Flats in the background, en route to Railfair in Sacramento.
Potash Loads reflecting themselves in the Columbia River
Showing off one of the more attractive paint schemes in existence these days, a pair of NECR GP 38s reflects in Mud Pond pulling train 324 southbound at 02:33.
Amtrak train #5, the westbound California Zephyr, is reflected as it speeds through Bahia on the Cal-P line.
An Amtrak San Joaquin is reflected in a large pool at Holt as it heads west at 70+ mph.
After a 2 hour wait with no trains, the last light of day sees an empty garbage train heading West along the Columbia River
The Oquirrh mountains provide the backdrop for a westbound as it crosses the southern end of the Great Salt Lake at sunset.
The waters of Little Bay De Noc are so calm that they make a perfect mirror for the early morning GBSO.
A grain load heading westbound crossing through the Crows Nest Pass east of Sparwood. This is actually the Pusher engine on the tail end. The head end consisted of CP AC4400 9770, CEFX SD-90 113, ... (more)