Reading T-1 Northern 4-8-4 at Steamtown during Railfest 2017.
I have often said this is the first steam locomotive I ever saw under steam a lifetime ago in 1961. My first railroad picture was o... (more)
Looking like a Star Wars scene In February of 2006 the weather was no different from a typical Sierra Nevada Winter. In this scene the UP 604 pauses in Truckee, CA while the storm continu... (more)
In Feb of 2011 Mother Nature was dumping on Truckee. As the snow falls UP 580 is trying to get into the battle...in the way is 2 feet of fresh snow. To overcome that the conductor is knee deep in ... (more)
Everything in this shot is Delaware, Lackawanna & Western, the locomotive paint, the rails, the concrete tower, the land. THIS is historic railroad preservation and it warms the cockles of the hea... (more)
The sun rises over Brush Mountain as a westbound empty hopper train leans into the curve at the PT 225 signal bridge.
Red lights in Queens... running above Queens Boulevard, an IRT Flushing line no.7 train makes its way down the hill from 40th Street towards 33rd Street. The Empire State stands tall in the distan... (more)
ON August 12th BNSF 6112 leads a z train through the famous region so many have shot at sunset. For years I have shot this exact composition and still not come away with exactly what I was looking... (more)
EN 445 'Slovakia' operates between the czech capital and Kosice in Slovakia. You can guess from the sunrise that it is close to it's destination; in fact, there's less than two hours to go. Luckie... (more)
Since 2001 (15 trips or so) I have tried to get that famous glint shot at Winslow with no luck...timing just never worked out. On this day it was steady clouds with some heavy rain bursts until t... (more)
As Amtrak 824 came south from Jesup, it pierced through the morning fog and approached the interchange at the north end of Folkston. Suddenly, a doublestack from Waycross, lead by CSX 5417, round... (more)
Smoke from BC wildfires.
Intermodal train passed the junction at Zidani Most: a station in the Y-shaped canyon where Savinja meets the Sava river. This is the station where the East mainline splits in two, one towards Hun... (more)
Hotshot intermodal 213 races southward toward Atlanta over the 200 foot tall Wells Viaduct near Toccoa, GA on a foggy late June evening with one of just a handful of Ex Conrail SD60's on point.
EP2K-022 with passenger train
As the fog thickened and a cool air come over us at the east portal we had no questions as to if a train was coming, just how far in the 4.75 mile long tunnel was the biggest question