Choosing sides at Deep River Creek. Under a pretty mackerel sky, Engineer Brian Messinger takes Valley Railroad Mikado #40 and the 2:30 edition of the Santa Special across Deep River Creek,... (more)
Battle of Light. The signals at Noimi Jct. battle to protect the CN Minntac Sub from an oncoming train. The signals won and the train headed up the CN Missabe Sub.
Black River & Western 2-8-0 #60, former Great Western, traverses the Third Neshanic River trestle late one Winter's evening in Flemington, NJ. An unlikely photo far removed from the typical vanta... (more)
Several minutes after the sun had set, the sky was still alive with color above Lake Pend Oreille as a westbound manifest rolled across the famous bridge over the lake.
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train just arrives for the Delanson show as the last of sunlight fades away for the night.
A break in the snow and clouds allows for a beautiful sunset as a CP train heads toward Minneapolis.
Chelatchie Prairie Dawn. Up and in the saddle at 0-dark-thirty, the crew of Crossett Western #10 takes a local freight north at sunrise, on a former Northern Pacific branch line that is no... (more)
As blue hour falls on a snowy landscape, UP 7325 and a KCS belle move east with a loaded coal train at Allenton, MO. The first snowstorm of the season had just moved through leaving a generous coa... (more)
Canadian National train No. 310 departs Swan Landing, Alberta, along Brule Lake on the afternoon of July 7, 2014. CN EMD SD75I No. 5756 leads a pair of GE C44-9Ws (2577 and 2599) and EMD SD70M-2 N... (more)
A westbound rolls under the classic cantilever signal while Orion flies by overhead in this 11 minute exposure.
The DP's and train on the NS 8099 west glint in red as the sun sets behind hazy skies on 11/15/14. There was a inversion in the area causing all of the haze.
With the temperature close to zero, Amtrak train no. 6, the California Zephyr descends the grade at Big Ten Curve with the Denver Metro area in the background.
In the final rays of evening sun, an Union Pacific container train descends the railroad's Cajon Pass led by a trio of UP widecabs.