A peaceful Sunday morning finds a few lingering rain showers dampening the silent wooded areas near Lake Lanier, but the silence is soon interrupted with the appearance of hotshot intermodal 203, ... (more)
Winters Last GaspNear the very end of March Southcentral Alaska got hit with its last good snow dump of the winter season. Nearly a foot fell in some places and the fresh afternoon... (more)
This is another of those shots I'd always wanted and just got luck this day and stumbled upon it. It seems a bit like honorary street running and just had an incongruous charm about it.
Spectacular Grab Shot: Sometimes you just can't pass up a shot! On my way into work, I turned the corner and had to stop. The Dayton's Bluff job, with a pair of Geeps, creeping down the Q1 ... (more)
My train on the left, CN L570 (ex E276 Blue Island to Oshawa mty multi's via Snider West change off and reprofile) sits on the north while westbound 271 has just crested the first of two grades on... (more)
DWARFED BY NIGHT One of only a small handful of US&S PL-4 dwarf signals, a favorite of the Norfolk & Western, lights up the ballast at Cloverdale just as it has for nearly eight decades.
The sun is about to set and UP 8992 is about to disappear into the trees as it backs around the north end of the wye at St. Francis, WI in October of 2016. This fairly unusual move was to get the ... (more)
An Easter special Santa Fe, ATSF 664 leads a Pasco bound manifest out of Tunnel 1 on the Fallbridge Sub.
An eastbound coal train makes its way down the grade near milepost 68. The bridge is Mountain Creek bridge. The original bridge was built of wood between 1883-1884. I'm not sure when the present s... (more)
Skirting along the rugged landscape of the Mojave Desert, a BNSF Z train for Barstow catches the last 60 seconds of light at Ludlow on its way to Los Angeles from the Midwest.
The thunder of Class J 611 breaks the silence of a graveyard in Salisbury as a warm sunlight covers the gravestones.
A freight train from Poland to the Netherlands passes the German city of Potsdam on a typical April day. Two minutes after the picture was taken, the floodgates opened and I got very very wet...
A JS locomotive illuminates an otherwise pitch black scene as it departs the open pit at Sandaoling with another load of coal destined for the washery. Xinjiang Province, China.
CN intermodal with a solo gevo on head and mid dpu works its way out of Belleville with a fresh crew. As they take the curve the sun behind them peaks over the horizon and a small white-tailed dee... (more)